In memory of
Lillie Maurer Bridgeton, N.J. Lillie Maurer, 90, of Bridgeton died Monday morning January 9, 2017 at Millville Center-Genesis Elder Care following a long illness. Miss Maurer was born in Bridgeton and was the daughter of the late Rudolf and Anna Adele (nee Hausgen) Maurer. She lived in the Maurer family homestead on Burlington Road and for over 35 years resided on Vickers Avenue in Bridgeton. She had been a resident of Genesis since 2010. She was a graduate of Bridgeton High School in 1945 and worked several years ago at the Ferracute Machine Company and also at Seabrook Farms. For 29 years she was employed by the former Owens-Illinois Glass Company as the principal billing clerk. Her last place of employment was at Cumberland Insurance. A longtime member of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bridgeton, she was a member of the Lutheran Church Women. Lillie was also a member of the "Toppers" group of Owens-Illinois retirees who met on a monthly basis. She is survived by two brothers, Robert "Tippy" Maurer of Millville and Edward Maurer of Bridgeton and several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers, Charles, Rudolf and Paul Maurer and sisters, Anna Staudt, Eugenia "Jennie" Caine and Martha Morgan. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 35 Bank Street, Bridgeton on Saturday morning January 14th at 11 o'clock. The church's pastor, Rev. Karen Bernhardt will officiate. The burial will follow the service at Overlook Cemetery in Bridgeton. Friends will be received at the church on Saturday morning from 10 until 11. Memorial contributions are suggested in Miss Maurer's memory to the Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 35 Bank St., Bridgeton, NJ 08302 or to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Freitag Funeral Home in Bridgeton. Freitag Funeral Home 137 W. Commerce St. Bridgeton, NJ 08302 856-455-2600
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