Merced Sun Star
Monday, May 20, 1968
Thomas Francis Maher, 76, a lifelong resident of this community, died Sunday
in Mercy Hospital.
Mr. Maher engaged in grain, turkey and cattling ranching until his retirement
in 1950. He was born in the family home on Dixon-Ferry Road Aug. 22, 1891.
Funeral services will be held in Our Lady of Mercy Church Wednesday at 9:30
a.m. and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. The Rosary will be recited in
Mission Chapel of Ivers and Alcorn Tuesday at 8 p.m.
He was a charter member of the Knights of Columbus and was a member of the
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Carmel Hudgins of Merced; a son, Glenn
Thomas Maher of Merced; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild; two
brothers, James of Los Angeles, William of San Rafael; a sister, Mrs. Lenora
Thiercof of Los Banos.
Transcribed by: Alma Stone