John 'Jack' Maher died Oct. 13. He was 61.
Mr. Maher was born Feb. 11, 1952, in Winnetka, Ill., to Donald and Elizabeth Maher. Going to school on an ROTC scholarship through the U.S. Air Force, he graduated from Oregon State University with an engineering degree. He married Pamela Peterkort in 1977, and they moved to Lafayette, La. Later, they lived in Baltimore, Seattle, Anchorage, Alaska; Berlin, Germany; Portland and Las Vegas.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 19, at St. Matthew Church in Hillsboro.