Marita Ann Marqua Maher

December 6, 1942 - November 6, 2021

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Marita Ann Marqua Maher 78, of Burlington, KY passed away on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at Christ Hospital. Marita was born on December 6, 1942 to the late Victor and Marion Marqua. She was a registered nurse certified in Nephrology for Fresenius Dialysis Unit. Marita was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Burlington, KY. She was a proud member of A.N.A (American Nursing Association) and volunteered her time at Rose Garden Mission in Covington, KY and HealthPoint Family Care. Marita is survived by her loving husband of 61 years: Jerry E. Maher; children: Randy (Evelyn) Maher, Vikki Maher, Doug (Jeannie) Maher and Scott (Londa) Maher; siblings: Mike (Gloria) Marqua, Lou (Donna) Marqua, Judy (John Loechle) Huth and Vic (Cindy) Marqua; 10 grandchildren; 17 great- grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A visitation will take place on Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 11:30 AM until the time of the Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30 PM at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 5876 Veterans Way, Burlington, KY 41005. Memorial donations in Marita's name may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital C/O Online condolences may be made on Facebook or Connley Brothers Funeral Home, 11 East Southern Avenue, Covington (Latonia), KY 41015 serving the family.


.Belle Wylie - Nov 10, 2021
So sorry to hear this sad news, a wonderful person, neighbor to daughter Jody for many years. prayers for family and friends. love.
Debbie and Bill Poole - Nov 9, 2021
My heart goes out to the family. Sending prayers for all.
Moseley Family - Nov 8, 2021
I did not see Marita without a smile on her face. She loved talking about her family, gardening and cooking. She was very loving and will be missed by every life she touched. We will continue to lift your sweet family in prayer and offer our sincere sympathies.
Tony Daniels - Nov 8, 2021
My second mom growing up. Heart of gold!!! Loved her like she was my own mother. May you rest in eternal piece!! Love you always. Prayers and condolences to the entire family from ours.
David F Rauen - Nov 8, 2021
Jerry and family, I am so sad for your loss and I was surprised to hear of Marita's sudden passing. We have been sharing humor emails for some time and she had my ear to what was happening to our fellow classmates. Marita will be missed! Again, my thoughts and prayers will be with you all.
Linda Pinson - Nov 8, 2021
Dear Jerry, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Marita will be greatly missed.
Gloria Browning - Nov 8, 2021
I was a classmate and still a friend of Marita's sister,Judy. Losing a loved one is never easy, but take comfort in knowing that she is in God's hands. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. 🙏
Ed & Susan Burcham - Nov 8, 2021
We are so sorry to learn of Marita's passing. We had not seen her walking in the neighborhood for quite a while and missed seeing her working out in the yard, maintaining those beautiful flowers. Our deepest condolences to the family, and especially to Scott and Londa.
Betty Yelton - Nov 7, 2021
Jerry and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Marita will be missed. She was my former classmate at HCH & organized our reunion. Plus spent time volunteering too.
Dick Maile - Nov 7, 2021
Dear Jerry and Family, I am so saddened to hear of Marita's passing. My thought and prayers are with all of you. May you be consoled with the faith she is in the loving arms of our awesome God and is with you forever. Dick

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