Maxine Clifford, 95, of Ashland, passed away Sunday, June 10, 2012 at Samaritan Hospital in Ashland. She was born March 14, 1917 in Litchfield, to Albert and Maude Deetz, and grew up there working on the family farm.
She married Marion Clifford on May 31, 1939, and they moved to Spencer shortly thereafter. Maxine worked as the Bookkeeper for their family business.
Surviving are her daughters, Connie (Arthur) Weidrick of Jeromesville, Alyce (Donald) McCracken of Ashland; sons, Larry (Gayle) Clifford of Spencer, Gene (Hope) Clifford of Spencer; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion in 1978; and two sisters, Pearl Salmon and Fern Easton.
A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 11 A.M. at the Spencer United Methodist Church, 201 East Main St., Spencer. Pastor Reid Firestone will officiate. There will be no calling hours. Private family interment will be in Spencer Cemetery.
Arrangements by Parker & Son Funeral Home, Spencer (330-648-2180).
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donors choice.
Online tributes may be made at www.parkerfuneralhomes.com.