She retired from General Telephone (Verizon) as a supply analyst in 1988. She worked at General Telephone for 18 years. Prior to that she worked for Frances Paul Travel Service in Claremont, Calif. and before that she worked at Levick and Flake Collection Service in Pomona, Calif.
She was involved with Manna House in Mariposa for 15 years and was a member of the Mariposa Lutheran Church for over 25 years.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Don Maxwell. She is also survived by her three children: David Maxwell and his wife Geri; Christy Huggans and her husband Al; and Donna Maxwell.
She is survived by three grandchildren: Brian Maxwell and his wife Lisa; Ashley Nelson and her husband Jaime; and Cody Huggans. She is also survived by two step-grandchildren, Wendy Anderson and Lori Holbrook, and by her three great-grandchildren, Jacob and Colin Maxwell and Ada Rae Nelson.
In addition, she is survived by two step-great grandchildren, Cheyenne Martinez and Dylan Holbrook.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date to be decided.