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Nathaniel "Nate" Herman Maurer

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“Big Nate will always be remembered by myself and my two sons Mathew and Christopher. We all had the pleasure of being good friends with a gentleman...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Paul Teague - Friend

Nate in action playing for the GAA Pittsburgh Celtic Football Club in 2012.
2 of 19 | Posted by: Carmen DiGiacomo

“To the family of 'Big Nate' my sincere condolences. A gentleman, great company and as they say in Ireland 'was up for the craic'! Can't imagine your...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Paul Teague - Friend

“Susanne and Jon, I was shocked to hear of Nate's passing. Please accept my sincere sympathy. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Tom Stevenson - Pittsburgh, PA

“Jon and Susanne, We are so very sorry for your loss. It was wonderful knowing Nate while he and Greg were at CMU. He filled the court, he filled the...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Jackie and Al Gonzalez - TX

“Nate was a formidable opponent on the PSL basketball court. I knew him briefly in elementary school when he was a classmate of my younger brother,...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Nathan Wildfire - Portland, OR

“NO MORE WORRIES OR PAIN. REST IN PEACE AND GOD BLESS YOU. MY LOVE AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS, TO GIVE THEM STRENGTH TO MAKE IT...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Christine Zavala - Bakersfield, CA

“Dear Family,We just heard today and are so saddened to hear of Nate's passing and your loss. Please know that we are keeping you all in our prayers...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: David and Maria Kilmer - AL

“My most sincere sympathy for the whole family. It was my pleasure to know Susie when she lived at 151 First Side Condominiums, and I got to meet...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Our deepest sympathy for your loss. We pray that Nate is in Heaven with the Lord and that He brings comfort to the Family in this time of sorrow. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Howard Davis - Fulshear, TX

“Nate sat in front of me at US Bank for the 3 years he worked here. He was always full of laughs and he loved talking about his Gaelic football. I...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Vesta Manson - Pittsburgh, PA

“Dear Jon, Susanne, we were very sorry and sad to read about your son, Nate's passing away. As the saying goes, time is the only healer. Wish you...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Vipin, Meera Kuckreja - Dumfries, VA

“Deepest sympathy and prayers. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Marie Scotty - Pittsburgh, PA

“Rest in peace Big Nate. It was an honor to be part of the same team with you. My most heartfelt condolences. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Oytun Ozer - Istanbul - Friend

“I had the pleasure of meeting Nate, through a friend and at work. I just loved his smile. I am deeply sorry for your loss. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Donna Scheuring

“As a GAA coach I had the honour of coaching Matt while I was in Pittsburgh he was a great athlete full of mischievous fun and a pleasure to share...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Joe Porter - Raphoe Ireland

“RIP Nate! Was a pleasure to know you. Our prayers are with you. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Paul Teague - Ireland - Friend

“To the Maurer family - Sending prayers for you all. Nate was truly a genuine and kind person with whom I am lucky to have known. I will hold close...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Maggie Conti - Brookville, PA

“Rest In Peace Nate, a great Gael and team mate. ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Adam Magorrian - PA - Friend


Age 33, died on Sunday, April 17, 2016. Beloved son of Susanne Burkey Maurer, Mt. Lebanon, and Jonathan H. Maurer, Fayetteville, GA; precious brother of Susannah Maurer Smith, Birmingham, AL; and proud uncle of Claire Margaret and Robert Oliver Smith. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends. Born July 26, 1982, in Wichita, KS, he attended elementary school in Baltimore, MD, and Ashland, KY. Nate attended Mt. Lebanon Middle School, Mt. Lebanon High School, and The Linsly School (Wheeling, WV). He was a gifted athlete in sports including basketball, baseball, lacrosse, soccer, football, tennis and golf. Nate attended Grove City College for two years (2001-2003) and earned recognition as an NCAA Division III pre-season All-American basketball selection. He transferred to Carnegie Mellon University (class of 2006), where he was recognized as University Athletic Association Conference Co-Player of the Year and helped lead the Tartans to their first UAA basketball championship in 2006. Nate went on to play professionally in Porto, Portugal. He returned to Pittsburgh and worked for National City, PNC, and most recently, US Bank. Nate found a new sport, Gaelic football, and played for the Pittsburgh Celtics, helping them win National Championships in 2011 and 2012. He also coached the women's Pittsburgh Banshees Gaelic team during its 2013 National Championship season. Friends received Friday 2-8 p.m. at Slater Funeral Home, 1650 Greentree Road. Funeral service on Saturday at 4 p.m. at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 799 Washington Road, Mt. Lebanon.