Maxine McDonald, 93
July 9, 1923 — Dec. 20, 2016
Maxine J. McDonald, 93, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, in Cedarburg. She was born July 9, 1923, in Carlton, Kan. She was the daughter of Grover and Sarah (Hartman) McAdams. Growing up in the area, Maxine attended local schools and graduated from Abilene High School. After attending business school, she worked in Denver for an architectural firm. Later Maxine moved to Salt Lake City. While working in the Utah State Capitol, she met and married Michael McDonald. In her later years she was employed at the Carlton Co-Op as a bookkeeper. Maxine enjoyed music, gardening, baking and spending time with her family.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; Michael McDonald; brothers, Maynard and Richard McAdams; and sister Evelyn Jones. She is survived by daughter, Gretchen (Joe) Scoby of Cedarburg; two grandsons, Jason (Kelty) Scoby with great grandchildren Charlotte and William of Mequon, and Scott Scoby of Los Angeles.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at the Danner Funeral Home with Pastor Roland Slater officiating. Interment will follow at the Abilene Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made in her name to Lasata Care Center in Cedarburg. They may be sent in care of Danner Funeral Home, P.O. Box 758 Abilene, Kan. 67410.