Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Maynard A. Neymeth

Maynard A. Nemeth, 82, of
New Castle passed away the morning of June 7, 2018, at Allegheny General
Hospital.


Born on May 24, 1936, in Pittsburgh, Pa., he was the son of the late Louis and
Emma Bredl Nemeth. Surviving at home is his beloved wife of 36 years, the
former Mary D. Shaffer, whom he married on April 24, 1982.


Maynard had worked as a furniture repair technician for Haney's
Furniture. He also had been a driver for George Ku Bus Lines. 


Maynard served his country as a member of the U.S. Army and National Guard. A
devout member and Eucharistic Minister for St. Joseph the Worker Church, he
always enjoyed reading his Bible. Known as a people person, Maynard also loved
meeting people and learning about his new friends.


In addition to his wife, Maynard is survived by his daughters, Tracy Ann Rife
of New Castle, Danielle Marie Crans and husband Matt of Columbus, Ohio, and
Linda Ann Clark of New Castle; sister, DeMerice Nemeth of New Castle;
grandchildren, Alyssa Rife, Benjamin Crans and Amelia Crans; and
great-grandson, Jaxson.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Madden
Crans.