Timothy F. Maher, 53, Monticello

WEB Tim MaherTimothy Francis Maher, 53, Monticello, Minn., died at his home on Jan. 19, 2013.
Visitation will be Thursday Jan. 24, 5-8 p.m., at Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel, 250 East Broadway, Monticello.   Funeral service will be Friday Jan. 25, 11 a.m., at  Resurrection Lutheran Church, 9300 Jason Avenue NE, Monticello. Immediately following the service, there will be a luncheon in the church social hall. A private interment will be held at Becker Cemetery.
Tim was born April 29, 1959 in Connecticut and raised in Wheaton, Ill. He graduated as a loyal Wolverine from Wheaton Warrenville High School and attended Western Michigan University where he played soccer. He spent his career selling construction products. For the last 25 years, he resided in Minnesota where he enjoyed raising his family and attending Monica’s and Alayna’s games. Tim enjoyed entertaining his family and friends and was always the life of the party! We will miss his smile and the sparkle in his eyes.
He is survived by his two daughters, Monica and Alayna;  his former wife Kim Maher;  his mother Lois (Halloran) Maher of Oregon, Ill.;  brothers, Michael (Lisa) of Wheaton, Ill.; William (Dorothy) of Zionsville, Ind.; Peter (Kelly Heneghan) of St. Charles, Ill.; John (Carrie) of Darien, Ill.; Brian (Michelle) Waxhaw, N.C.;  and sister Patricia of Tinley Park, Ill.
Timothy was preceded in death by his infant son Patrick and his father William C. Maher. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).