Died peacefully in his 100th year on December 27, 2019 after a long and happy life that was filled with lasting memories of family and friends. Maurice was born on July 20, 1920 and witnessed so many great changes in our world.
Devoted husband of Eva Gardner (d. April 1, 1984). Cherished father of Bruce (Yvonne) and Elizabeth (Kevin LaRoche). Treasured grandfather to his precious granddaughters Alicia (Andrew) Frey and Holly LaRoche. Maurice's life was also blessed in recent years by his beautiful great-granddaughters Kennedy Grace and Shayla Rose. Loving “grandpaw” to his puppies Lola, Edie and Charlie. Survived by many nieces and nephews each of whom brought joy and laughter to Maurice's life. Family and friends were the cornerstone of Maurice's life. Heartfelt thank you to Maurice's caregiver and devoted friend Rudy Valentino.
A Celebration of Maurice's Life has been postponed until a later date due to COVID-19.
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