Maxine Burgess

Location - Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva, Indiana | Posted - Monday 30 October 2017 - 11:01:45

Maxine Burgess, 83, of Geneva, IN, passed away at 12:55 AM on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Swiss Village in Berne, IN.  She was born on Saturday, October 27, 1934, in Adams County, IN.  She married Darrell L.  Burgess on Sunday, May 22, 1955 in Geneva, IN.  Maxine attended Hartford Twp. Schools. She had worked for NAAS Foods which is now Red Gold in Geneva. Maxine enjoyed her summers at Knapp Lake, cooking, and spending time with her family.


Loving Survivors Include: Husband - Darrell L. Burgess, Geneva, IN, Daughter - Lisa K. (Leo) Kahn, Bryant, IN, Son in Law - Dave Jarrell, Pennville, IN, Grandson - Mitch Shaffer, Muncie, IN, Grandson - Kyle Andrews, Celina, OH, Granddaughter - Jenna Kahn, Bryant, IN, Grandson - Brion Kahn, Bryant, IN,

Brother - Jerry (Candi) Herman, Greenwood, IN, Brother - Leonard Herman, Geneva, IN, Sister - Freida Stevens, Decatur, IN, and 6 Great Grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her Father - Charles Herman, Mother - Dorothy (Kaves) Herman, Daughter - Vickie Ann Jarrell, Sister - Ellen Butcher, and Brothers - Wesley Herman, James Herman, &  Richard Herman.



Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home 100 N Washington Street Geneva on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.


A service to celebrate Maxine’s life will be at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 with Rev. Wilbur Taylor officiating.  Interment will follow in the Stahl Cemetery in Bluffton.


Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.


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