Maude was the 8th of 9 known children. She was born in Canada, moving to Michigan in about 1895. She was living with her older sister Beatrice (and husband) in Detroit, working for Ford Motor Company when and where she met Roy Curtis Berekely. Before 1930 she married Roy Curtis Berekely. There were no known children. Maude and her sister Bea were very close. The two sisters and their husbands are buried in the Campbell Berekely plot.