Jean E. Maxwell, formerly of Parkesburg
Jean E. Maxwell, age 91, passed away at Harrison Senior Living of Christiana on Sunday, November 6, 2016. She was the wife of the late Cornelius A. “Cornie” Maxwell who passed away on May 14, 2009.
She was born in Christiana, daughter of the late Grover & Mabel Summers Erb. She was a member of the Christiana United Methodist Church. Jean worked in the office at Lukens Steel Company for 12 years and then was employed at Harrison House of Christiana for 11 years. She loved to read, play bingo, cooking and eating breakfast at Shady Maple.
Surviving are 4 children: Glenn D. Maxwell of Gordonville, Diane S. wife of Mark Campbell of Leola, Gary D. husband of Debra Wilson Maxwell of Coatesville, Michael S. husband of Rebecca Massa Maxwell of Elizabethtown, step- daughter: Sharon McCarter of Northeast, MD, 6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and a sister Grace Evans of Ephrata. She was preceded in death by a sister Marian Stark and a step-granddaughter Jennifer McCarter.
Funeral service will take place from the Shivery Funeral Home, 111 Elizabeth Street, Christiana, PA on Friday, November 11th at 11 a.m. with Rev. Linda Harnish officiating. There will be a viewing time at the funeral home on Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service. Interment will be in the Bellevue Presbyterian Cemetery, Gap, PA.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Christiana United Methodist Church, Stained Glass Fund, P.O. Box 45, Christiana, PA 17509. shiveryfuneralhome.com