PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C.- William George Maus, 65, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, following an extended illness.
Mr. Maus was born Nov. 28, 1948, in Youngstown, the son of the late Edwin B. and Margaret Williams Maus.
Mr. Maus graduated from Warren G. Harding High School and retired after 22 years of service from Alcan Aluminum in Warren. He moved to Myrtle Beach, S.C., in 1987, and also retired from McLane Southeast, where he was employed as a regional route supervisor.
Mr. Maus was very involved in sports, playing in several baseball, softball and bowling leagues in Ohio. During his time in South Carolina, he was an avid golfer and enjoyed two holes-in-one. He was also a football fan, cheering for The Ohio State University Buckeyes and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
He is survived by his wife, Georgette M. Lyman Maus of Pawleys Island, S.C., whom he married in 1987; his son, William J. (Anne) Maus, and his daughter, Lisa A. (Phillip) Eubank, both of Cortland; and three grandchildren, Nicholas Hillier, William Maus and Michaela-Anne Maus. He is also survived by his sister, Carol Jean (Robert) Brady, and brother, Edwin B. (Marla) Maus, both of Warren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
At Mr. Maus's request, there will be no services held.
Donations may be made to Tidelands Community Hospice House, 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440; to the American Cancer Society, 950 48th Ave. N., Suite 101, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577; or to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231.
An online guestbook is available at www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com/obituaries. Goldfinch Funeral Home, Murrells Inlet Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.