IRON MOUNTAIN – Eva M. Maynard, 96, of Iron Mountain, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at ManorCare Health Services in Kingsford.
She was born Dec. 12, 1916, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Lorenzo and Rose (Izzo) Ferrigno. Eva grew up in Kingsford and attended Kingsford High School. She married Henry Maynard in Iron Mountain, and he preceded her in death.
Eva worked at the A & P Store in Iron Mountain, the Welcome Wagon as a hostess, the Fashion Bug, and the Caring House. She was an active member of St. Mary & St. Joseph Catholic Church. Eva enjoyed bowling and was a member of the El Capitan Bowling Team. She also enjoyed golfing and was a member of Oak Crest Golf Course.
She is survived by one son, Charles H. (Kathie) Maynard of Iron Mountain; one daughter, Joan (Brian) Rowell of Escanaba; two brothers, Salvatore Ferrigno of Racine, Wis. and Lawrie Ferrigno of Columbus, Va.; five grandchildren, Audrey Rowell, Adam (Nikki) Rowell, Stephanie (Will Erickson) Rowell, Brynn (Casey) Holmes, and Neal Maynard; and three great-grandchildren, Aaron, Joanna, and Jamie.
Graveside services will be announced in the spring.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Eva, or leave a condolence for her family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron Mountain to honor Eva’s legacy of life.