|Charles I. Maurer|
|By Joan DuBois|
|December 24, 2009|
Charles I. Maurer (1922-2009)
Charles I. Maurer, a former USCF member from Collinsville, Illinois died December 15, 2009 in Eden Village Care Center in Glen Carbon, Illinois. He was 87. He was born on January 5, 1922 in Collinsville, the son of Irwin C. and Helen (Balance) Maurer, and had lived here all his life. He was a veteran of World War II. Mr. Maurer was a longtime USCF member and played at several chess clubs in Illinois, including the former Belleville Chess Club, the St. Charles County Chess Club, and the St. Clair Chess Club in Belleville. He was a former member of the Collinsville Chess Club. He also competed in the Southern Illinois Chess League. His funeral was held December 21 at the Herr Funeral Home in Collinsville. Burial was in St. John Cemetery in Collinsville.
Obituary submitted by George Mirijanian, Massachusetts Chess Association.
Charles I. Maurer - May you rest in peace.