Norman Maul

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Norman L. Maul, 93, of Belleville, IL, born June 28, 1924, in Alton, IL, died Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at Morningside of Shiloh, Shiloh, IL.

Mr. Maul was an insurance claims adjuster and partner in the Lynch, Boyer & Maul Insurance Company before his retirement.  He was a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church and belonged to the Holy Name Society at the church. Later, he was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church, Belleville, IL. Norman was a World War II U. S. Navy veteran.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Dorothy J., nee May, Maul, whom he married on January 24, 1948, and who died on April 14, 1997; his parents, Albert and Susan, nee Goodnight, Maul; five brothers, Albert Maul, Harry Maul, Verlin Maul, Walter Maul, and Fr. William Maul; and two sisters, Marjorie Henchel and Laverne Sellier.

Surviving are six children, Ret. Col. Gregory (Rosalie) Maul of O’Fallon, IL, Peter (Marilyn) Maul of Oak Park, IL, Elizabeth (Michael) Beasley of Springfield, IL, Martha (Edward III) Hoering of Swansea, IL, Thomas (Gabrielle) Maul of Belleville, IL, and David (Jamie) Maul of Belleville, IL;
11 grandchildren;
seven great-grandchildren;
two sisters, Wanda Hulcher of Alton, IL and Dorothy Mager of Batchtown, IL;
and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff of Morningside of Shiloh and of Memorial Hospital East, for the excellent care and compassion shown to Norman.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation:  Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, October 27, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, October 28, 2017, at St. Henry Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 28, 2017, at St. Henry Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, with Rev. Kenneth York officiating.

Burial with military honors will be at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, IL


5 Comments on Norman Maul

Dan and Theresa Juenger said : Guest Report Dec 09, 2017 at 12:06 PM

Maul kids...just discovered that you lost your dad...sorry for your loss and my tardy sympathies.

  • O'fallon
  • MO
Bill & Kris Wise said : Guest Report Nov 19, 2017 at 11:16 PM

Tom, Gabby & Family, Our deepest sympathies to you. We're very sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. Let the beautiful memories you have of your Dad surround and comfort you in your time of sorrow.

  • Millstadt
  • IL
Elisa Arnold said : Guest Report Oct 30, 2017 at 10:35 AM

To the Maul family, I was saddened to hear of the death of your father. The Arnold family respected and admired your parents greatly and has so many fond “Maul memories” from Sherborne Drive and St. Augustine’s. Please know we are thinking of you during this difficult time. With Sympathy, Elisa Arnold

  • Shiloh
  • IL
Susan Davis said : Guest Report Oct 29, 2017 at 3:47 PM

Maul Family, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. No words can make the hurt go away but cherish the memories you have with him. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Take care of each other.

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
John & Mary Perzborn said : Guest Report Oct 25, 2017 at 10:31 PM

Dave, Greg and Family. Mary and I just finished reading all about your dad’s accomplishments, he certainly lived an amazing Life. We are sad for your loss but also happy that he has rejoined his wife and soulmate.

  • Belleville
  • Illinois

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