Charlotte M. Maish

June 14, 2018

Charlotte M. (Koons) Maish, 82, of Frankfort, died June 14, 2018 at Witham Hospital, Lebanon, Ind.  She was born June 24, 1935 in Shickshinny, PA to Carl & Bertha (Grover) Koons.  Her marriage of 58 years was to Gordon Maish on February 19, 1960.

Charlotte was a 1953 graduate of Shickshinny High School.  She lived in Pennsylvania until 1953 prior to moving to Clinton County.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church and was formerly a member of St. Matthew United Methodist Church, where she was in the Hand Bell Choir.  Charlotte was a homemaker and worked for Indiana Bell and Frankfort High School in the cafeteria.   She was a member of the Moose Lodge, 50+ year member of Order of Eastern Star and Euchre Card Club.  She loved fishing, camping, gardening, canning, and playing cards with friends.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. June 20th at the funeral home. Pastor Chuck Williams will officiate. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the First Baptist Church, Kidney Foundation, Heart Association or Clinton County Cancer Fund.

Survived by:

Husband: Gordon Maish of Frankfort, Ind., 2 Daughters: Karla (Brandon) Schwartz of Frankfort, Ind. and Kimi Shirar of Frankfort, Ind., 1 Son: Doug Maish of West Lafayette, Ind., Grandchildren: Whitney, Chase, Luke, Kara, Amanda, Crystal, and Robert, and 7 Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Bernice Cicercia & Jane Pifer and son-in-law, Dennis Shirar.


Leave your Condolences

7 Condolences for “Charlotte M. Maish”

  1. Dixie Huffer June 15, 2018 at 6:30 pm

    So very sorry for your great loss Gordon , Doug , and Carla!!
    From: Dixie and Norm

  2. Rose Peterson June 15, 2018 at 8:51 pm

    Our deepest sympathy and prayers for the family.

  3. John & Darla Large June 15, 2018 at 10:19 pm

    Family of Charlotte Maish, So sorry for your loss. Prayers & Hugs to you all!

  4. Jerry Maish June 16, 2018 at 12:32 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of grief and sorrow.

  5. Marsha Lemond June 16, 2018 at 8:11 pm

    Doug, John and I are so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I know she was tired of being sick and now she isn’t any more. Take care of yourself and your family.

  6. Chris Guffy June 16, 2018 at 11:22 pm

    Oh what fond memories I have of Miss Charlotte. I can’t help but smile when I hear her voice calling “What’s next, Miss Chrissy?!” My heart is saddened by her passing, but I know she is now pain-free & dancing in heaven! Your family now has a very determined angel watching over you. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  7. Barbara Wilson June 19, 2018 at 1:31 pm

    So sorry to hear of Charlotte’s passing. I will always remember the good times we had together playing hand bells.

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