Lillian Mauger

Obituary of Lillian L. Mauger

Lillian Louisa (Young) Mauger, 92, of Gilbertsville, PA, passed away on March 25, 2021, at Manatawny Manor. She was the wife of the late Louis Richard Mauger, who passed in 2000.

Born in Hendricks, PA, on September 30, 1928, Lillian was the daughter of the late John R. Young and Lillian M. (Bohnenberger) Young.

Lillian was a dress and coat buyer, and department supervisor at the former New York Store in Pottstown, PA. She also worked as a beautician, and took great pride in her work. Lillian was a lifelong member of Tabor United Methodist Church in Woxall, PA, where she was very active with the women’s club. She was also a member of the Boyertown Music League, Eastern Star, and the women’s club at Milford Park Bible Camp, where she also served as president for seven years.  

Lillian loved crocheting, music, playing the piano, and spending time with her friends and family. She took great joy in living her life for others. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her!

Lillian is lovingly remembered by her daughters, Bonnie (& John) Stout, New Berlinville, PA, Linda (& the late Randall) Wynings, Boyertown, PA, and Debra (& Craig) Slingluff, Stowe, PA; her grandchildren, Michele Hoch, Heidi Mozzo, Tracy Boettner, Randy A. Wynings, and Cole Meitzler; her great-grandchildren, Randy M. Wynings and Emily Mozzo; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, Lillian is predeceased by her brothers, Walter, John, LeRoy, Charles, and Frederick Young; and her sisters, Florence Freed, Beatrice Kriebel, Ada Kweder, Grace Groff, Eleanor McMullen, and Mildred Young.

A viewing will take place on April 3, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Please note, masks and social distancing will be required at the viewing and service.

Interment will take place after the service at Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery, 6440 Powder Valley Rd., Zionsville, PA 18092.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lillian’s memory to: Tabor United Methodist Church, PO Box 38, Woxall, PA 18979, or Milford Park Bible Camp, 3848 Brunner Ct., Whitehall, PA 18052, or Susan G. Komen Foundation at https://www.komen.org/.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.