OBITUARY

Maureen G. Schaftlein

June 4, 1933February 4, 2021

Maureen (Gaines) Schaftlein, died peacefully in Greensboro, NC on 2/4/2021 at the age of 87. On 2/23/2021 at 11am a funeral mass will be held at St.Pius X Catholic Church at 2210 North Elm Street in Greensboro. Maureen was born in Provo, Kentucky , the daughter of the late Carlie and Thelma (Mallory) Gaines. She had a successful career as a nurse, but was first and foremost a wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her cats, cooking, playing the piano, singing and reading scripture. Maureen was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Willard, whom she loved dearly loved. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Mattie Dee, Allie Mae, and Sherry Gail. Surviving are her son Greg, daughter in law Kathy, and grandchildren Peter and Nicole. Maureen had a devout faith in God and was always spreading the good word. She was a survivor of a serious fire and burns at the age of 13 and after 3 years of hospital treatment at Kosair was able to lead a full life. In lieu of flowers, Maureen asked for expressions of sympathy be made in her name to Kosair Charities at Kosair.org/donate. Online condolences may be sent to www.haneslineberryfhnorthelm.com

Services

  • A Mass of Christian Burial

    Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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