Gordon G. ‘Max’ Maxwell

Jan. 17, 1926 - June 28, 2008

Gordon G. "Max" Maxwell of Waukesha died Saturday, June 28, 2008, at Waukesha Springs Health and Rehab at age 82. He was born Jan. 17, 1926, in Waukesha, the son of Gordon and Viola (nee Fridie) Maxwell.

Gordon was united in marriage to Jean McKenzie on Jan. 27, 1949. She preceded him in death on Jan. 2, 1991. After serving his country in the U.S. Navy, he was employed as a metallurgist for various companies throughout the years, including Waukesha Engine and Hot Point in Milwaukee.

Gordon will be sadly missed by his children, Susan (Steven) Summerfield of Waukesha, Jeff (Marlene) Maxwell of Milwaukee, Mary (Bob) Shockley of Waukesha, David Maxwell of Waukesha, Ann (Marc) Smith of Minneapolis and Martha Maxwell of Madison. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Private family services will be held. Memorials may be made to the family.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.