James F. Mauk, Jr., age 92, of Cortland,OH, died Saturday, October 22, 2022, at Lake Vista in Cortland.
He was born February 11, 1930, in Cleveland,OH, a son of James F. Mauk Sr. and Louise (Riker).
He was a 1949 graduate of Badger High School in Kinsman; and then served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. Mr. Mauk was employed at the former American Welding for over 30 years, retiring in 1985. He was a life member of the Gustavus VFW Post 6263. He was an avid golfer and was a charter member of the Bronzwood Golf Course in Kinsman. He was an excellent woodworker and enjoyed helping others with their home construction projects.
Mr. Mauk is survived by his wife, Marjorie E. (Mathews) Mauk, whom he married June 12, 1950, of Cortland; his 2 daughters, Kathleen (Daniel) Schultz of Fowler, OH, and Karen (Mark) Uber of Oralndo, FL; 5 grandchildren, Brad, Mike, Kevin, Sara, and Kyle; 6 great grandchildren, Sadie, Blake, Elliot, Carter, Remi, and Aurora; and his 3 sisters, Maxine Reifinger of Canfield,OH, Barbara Brunner of Florida, and Darlene Terchila of Jamestown,PA. He is preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jeanne Duzick; and a brother, Robert Mauk.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Bronzwood Golf Club, 9645 Kinsman Pymatuning Rd., Kinsman, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to Newlife K9's-Ohio, 252 W. Main St., Cortland, OH 44410. Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, Kinsman,OH, handled arrangements. Share a fond memory or condolence at www.baumgardnerfuneralhome.com