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Gary R. MAUS
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  • The Home for Little Wanderers
    10 Guest St.
    Boston, MA 0213

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“Dear Maus Family Friends and Relatives, The Wilkie family of Milton,MA., Stephen, Andrew, Mary and Lloyd has been blessed in so many ways to have...Read More »
1 of 42 | Posted by: Andrew Wilkie - Avondale, PA

“Thank you for the beautiful and thoughtful condolences They were truly amazing comments about a great friend and brother. He was my rock when I...Read More »
2 of 42 | Posted by: paula maus - Gorham, ME - Sister

“We met Gary several years ago via the Coca-Cola Collectors Club and became instant friends. He came to our area several years back and we showed him...Read More »
3 of 42 | Posted by: Steve and Debbie Atcheson - GA

“I first met Gary coaching across the ice from him. I was a young head coach at Needham High, he a veteran coach at Milton High. His team was ranked ...Read More »
4 of 42 | Posted by: John Cosgrove, Jr. - Needham, MA

“I was a student of Gary's some 30+ years ago at Pierce. His quick wit, dry humor and postitve energy is something that I won't soon forget. I...Read More »
5 of 42 | Posted by: Jeff Gaughan - San Diego, CA

“Dear Maus family - We are very saddened to hear the news of Gary's passing. He was a wonderful friend who brought great joy to all he met - kind,...Read More »
6 of 42 | Posted by: Kevin and Maureen Lavelle - MA

“To All the Maus Family,So very sorry for your loss. I have such fond memories of Gary through the Norwood Nuggets and years later as the Milton...Read More »
7 of 42 | Posted by: Nancy Patsos Gunning - Norwood, MA


8 of 42 | Posted by: Nancy Patsos Gunning - Norwood, MA

“TO ALL THE MAUS FAMILY AND FRIENDS,PLEASE ACCEPT OUR SINCERE SYMPATHY ON GARY'S PASSING. WE WORKED AND COACHED WITH GARY IN MILTON MANY YEARS AGO. ...Read More »
9 of 42 | Posted by: KAREN & MIKE McLAUGHLIN - MA

“I worked with Gary at Milton High School for 5 years and, after my retirement, met him at BU hockey games for another 15 years. He was a wonderful...Read More »
10 of 42 | Posted by: Joseph Arangio Jr - Boston

“I want to send my sympathy to Gary's family . I'm so sorry for your loss. I'll never forget Gary and his sense of humor! ”
11 of 42 | Posted by: peter barnard - boylston, MA

“Gary Maus shared a love of live on the St. Lawrence river with five generations of our family. He was a kind and gentle man, and a true friend. He...Read More »
12 of 42 | Posted by: Lisa McParlin - Dryden, NY

“So sorry for your loss may he RIP. May he watch down on all of us as we go through our lives. What a great man he will strongly be missed. ”
13 of 42 | Posted by: Robert McNeil - Taunton, MA

“I remember Mr. Maus in the halls of Pierce Middle School back in the early 90s. I remember having him for Science and I also remember his dry humor...Read More »
14 of 42 | Posted by: Kelly (Hulien) Levy - Hanson, MA

“I am deeply saddened to hear of Gary's passing. Along with teaching at Pierce Middle School with Gary for several years, I also spent many Saturday...Read More »
15 of 42 | Posted by: Leslie Abbott Pouliot - Dedham, MA

“Met Gary when we were in the 3rd grade and remained friends thereafter. Played hockey, camped out in the woods, and more. He will be deeply missed. ”
16 of 42 | Posted by: John Wentzell - Yarmouth, ME

“Met Gary when we were in the 3rd grade and remains friends thereafter. Played hockey, camped out in the woods, and more. He will be deeply missed. ”
17 of 42 | Posted by: John Wentzell - Westwood, MA

“Gary, there are so many memories I will always keep close to my heart. We had so many laughs. I am so glad my that my boys, Paul and Kevin got to...Read More »
18 of 42 | Posted by: Susan Treggiari - Franklin, MA

“Gary Maus,a dedicated teacher and coach and a friend to all who knew him.I was lucky enought to have taught and coached with Gary for 25 years.He...Read More »
19 of 42 | Posted by: Richard Cadigan - Milton, MA

“I loved Mr. Maus! He was one of my all time favorites. He was always making (corny) jokes and making sure we had a good time while we were learning....Read More »
20 of 42 | Posted by: Audra Stevens - MA

Gretchen Chaffee Robinson “I haven't seen Gary since I was a teenager but I remember hem and his siblings from family occasions, swimming and New Pond. Energetic, 'good' kids...Read More »
21 of 42 | Posted by: Gretchen Chaffee Robinson - MA

“Blaine my very good friend, I am very sorry for your loss. ”
22 of 42 | Posted by: Bruce Neilsen - Boston, MA

“1st indoor rink,1st Bruins game,Boston Bruins Gloves,Gold Corvair,Oldest B.U.fan,Players Coach,Fair consistent referee,Norwood Nuggets, Greater...Read More »
23 of 42 | Posted by: Paul Ranalli - Lakeville, MA

“Gary was a wonderful baseball coach to so many of us. Totally dedicated with his time and enthusiasm.I thank him for all he did for me growing-up...Read More »
24 of 42 | Posted by: Mike Wilson - London, UK

“My deepest condolences go out to family and loved ones. Gary Maus was my home room teacher as well as my science teacher at Pierce Jr High School. He...Read More »
25 of 42 | Posted by: Marianne Coulter McCarthy

“Mr Maus was my science teacher in jr high many many years ago. I graduate Milton HS in 1986. I send love and prayers to his family . ”
26 of 42 | Posted by: Kelly Mchugh adams - Antigonish, NS

“Gary ,you will be missed ,a great coach,we will miss the puck banging on the boards and everything you did for the nuggets team. ”
27 of 42 | Posted by: Michael lyons - Duxbury, MA

“Gary and I worked in Milton for over 30 years together. For the last 6 years of his career, I had the privilege of being his supervisor. A great...Read More »
28 of 42 | Posted by: Jack Sullivan - Hanson, MA

“You were always one of my favorite middle school teachers:) You were always smiling and cared a lot for you students. One memory that sticks out from...Read More »
29 of 42 | Posted by: Tricia (COMER) Lewis - Stoughton, MA

“Class of 1960 has lost one of its best to heaven. Thank you for giving so much while in this world, Gary! ”
30 of 42 | Posted by: Carolyn Arpe-Morse - Wells, ME

“So sorry to hear this news. Gary and I once fished together and caught some nice bass. We had a great day together. Love and blessings to you Gary,...Read More »
31 of 42 | Posted by: Wayne LaPierre - New York, NY

“Gary was life-long friend beginning in the third grade. Many great memories of camping and playing hockey. Was truly a great man. ”
32 of 42 | Posted by: Dick Vaughn - Montgomery, AL

“Sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Maus. Thank you for your dedication and years of teaching the children of Milton.Sincerely,Karen and Larry...Read More »
33 of 42 | Posted by: Karen McEachern - Dennis, MA

“Coach Maus showed great confidence in me as a young player and I will always remember the time and effort he gave to all of us. ”
34 of 42 | Posted by: Joe Richer - Lakeville, MA

“to Blaine and his family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss.Warm regards,Judy (Haddad) Ross ”
35 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“A knock on the side of the boat followed by a Boston accent saying "Shirley" let us know Gary was there and it was time to go hunt for treasures at...Read More »
36 of 42 | Posted by: Bonnie Kerr-Wilson - Katy, TX

“I remember we had a nice visit about 10 years or so ago. May you rest in peace, cousin. Say hello to Uncle Dick, Aunt Pauline, Gramps and everyone...Read More »
37 of 42 | Posted by: Michelle Maus Ackerman - Lebanon, KS

“the MAUS family lived over the town an property line....NORWOOD/wESTWOOD LINE......always remember them being the older ...Read More »
38 of 42 | Posted by: katrina chicorka - norwood, MA

“Love you Uncle Gary! Will miss your kindness, your wit, and that beautiful smile! Always a gentleman, who loved and was loved by family and friends!....Read More »
39 of 42 | Posted by: Jennifer O'Toole - Foxboro, MA

“Very sorry for the loss of Gary,a really good man ”
40 of 42 | Posted by: Robert Drummey - Foxboro - Friend

“Dear Maus Family, My wife, I and our children knew Gary as a close friend and next door neighbor on Goose Bay in NY. Please accept our sympathy. We...Read More »
41 of 42 | Posted by: Anthony Piperata - Stewartsville, NJ

“Uncle Gary you lived your life in such a loving, gentle, caring way. You gave so much to everyone and expected nothing in return. You will be...Read More »
42 of 42 | Posted by: Jill Foley - Norwood, MA - Family


MAUS, Gary R., of Norwood and Westwood, passed away peacefully on August 17th, 2016. Beloved son of the late Richard and Pauline E. (Just) Maus. Loving brother of Marcia Drummey and her husband Brian of Heath, MA, Paula Maus and Dana Maus both of Norwood and Blaine Maus of Walpole. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and cousins. Gary was a longtime coach and teacher in the Milton Public School system and was a graduate of Westwood High School class of 1960. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock St., Westwood on Sunday Aug. 21st from 2-5pm. Funeral procession from the funeral home on Monday morning Aug. 22nd at 9 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Margaret Mary Church, 845 High St., Westwood at 10am. Interment at New Westwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary's memory to The Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest St., Boston, MA 02135.

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