Norma K. Maher
unknown - December 13, 2011
Norma K. (Dwyer) Maher, 91, of Camillus, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, at Central Park Rehabilitation Center. Born in Syracuse on Wednesday, July 7, 1920, she was the daughter of Robert and Marjorie Dwyer. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, she was a graduate of Solvay High School. Norma was a former secretary at Solvay Process and Home Insurance. She was a communicant of Holy Family Church and enjoyed gardening, baking and spending time with her family.
Norma was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Maher; sister, Virginia Prucker; and brothers, George, Robert, William and Thomas Dwyer.
Surviving are her daughters and son-in-law, Maureen Maher of Syracuse and Jean and David Deserio of Bridgeport; son and daughter-in-law, James and Eva Maher of Escondido, California; brother and sister-in-law, Francis and Louise Dwyer of Liverpool; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends called from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Services were at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, at the funeral home and at 10 a.m. in Holy Family Church where a funeral Mass was celebrated with Rev. Rev. Msgr. Francis Osei-Nyarko and Deacon Nick Alvaro officiating. Norma was laid to rest in Onondaga County Veterans Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holy Family Food Pantry, 127 Chapel Dr., Syracuse, NY 13219. Please share condolences at buranichfuneralhome.com.