Thursday, March 25, 2004

Ernest Mauer was star at Newport High



The Cincinnati Enquirer

COVEDALE - Ernest "Moon" Mauer was a star in baseball at Newport High School during the early 1930s.

Mr. Mauer, a World War II veteran and member of the Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame, died March 14 at Good Samaritan Hospital from complications after surgery. The Covedale resident was 88.

He is survived by his daughter, Janis Lee Mauer Murphy of Anderson Township; two sons, Charles Ray Mauer of Taylor Mill and Jon Ernest Mauer of Crestview Hills; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service is 2 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Westminster Union Church, 1085 Neeb Road in Delhi Township, followed by a reception. A private burial will be later at Spring Grove Cemetery. Memorials: St. John Westminster Union Church, 1085 Neeb Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233 or Hospice of Cincinnati, Box 710784, Cincinnati, OH 45271-0784.

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