Linda (Gossenz) Maher, 75, of Ocean Isle Beach, NC beloved wife of 55 years to Bob Maher, entered in to Eternal Rest on Saturday, September 7, 2019. Linda was born November 9, 1943 in Columbus, Ohio.
She attended the Tampa University Nursing School, where she met her husband and they were married August 29, 1964. She was an athletic person who enjoyed golf and bowling, craft projects, quilting and shopping.
In addition to her husband, Bob, she is survived by her three children, Julie Maher of Rome, NY, Mike Maher and his wife Kristie of Tolland, CT and Dan Maher and his wife Shauna of Marietta, GA; her three grandchildren, Brian and Jon Maher of Tolland, CT and Justin Maher of Marietta, GA; her sister-in-law, Kathy Plantone of Fort Mill, SC and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 20, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Brendan’s Catholic Church, 5101 Ocean Highway W, Shallotte, NC. A Celebration of Life gathering for family and friends will be held after the service from 11:30 am to 4:00 pm at the Elks Lodge, 937 Carter Drive SW, Calabash, NC.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you give a memorial gift to the Juvenile Diabetes
Research Foundation Northeast Chapter online at www.jdrf.org/neo or by mail at 6100 Rockside Wood Blvd N, #445, Independence, OH 44131.
Arrangements are in the care of Coastal Cremations.