Joan L. Maher

New Windsor,


Joan L. Maher, of New Windsor, entered into rest on Saturday, November 19, 2022. She was 82.

Daughter of the late Chester and Eleanor Jane (Sherman) Kurz, she was born on February 16, 1940 in Newburgh.

Joan, was a homemaker, and a lifelong area resident. One of eleven siblings, she was known to be the life of the party. She loved to shop and was devoted to her family.

Survivors include a son, Edward (Donna) Joy of Cape Coral, FL; a daughter, Denise Maher of New Windsor; one brother, Chester; five sisters Linda, Cookie, Barbara, Doris, and Carol; seven grandchildren, Killian, Keith, Christina, John, Edward, Jackie and Dylan; along with many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she is predeceased by husband, Dennis Maher in 2020; two sons, Jeffery Joy and Darin Maher; a brother, Edward; three sisters, Helen, Nonnie and Betty; and one grandson, Matthew.

Private cremation has taken place at Cedar Hill Crematory.

Arrangements are under the care of White, Venuto and Morrill Funeral and Cremation Service, 188 N. Plank Road, Newburgh, NY, 12550.