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Mildred "Maxine" Alcorn Wachenheim
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1923
Illinois, USA
Death: May 13, 2011
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Mildred Maxine Wachenheim, 87, of the Good Samaritan Home, formerly of 2512 Lind, Quincy, died at 3:15a.m. Friday (May 13, 2011) in Good Samaritan Home.

Born December 19, 1923 near Buckhorn, Illinois, Maxine was the daughter of Glenn and Iva Icenogle Alcorn. She married Lawrence E. Wachenheim on September 23, 1945 at the Salem Church Parsonage in Quincy. He preceded her in death on August 17, 2010.

Maxine was a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority for over 35 years, having held all chapter offices and serving as a member on many committees. She typed the bulletin and newsletter for about four years. She was also a member of Grace Whipple Chapter No. 312 Order of Eastern Star and the Antique Club of Quincy. She enjoyed reading, gardening and doing genealogy.

A graduate of Mt. Sterling High School and Gem City Business College, Maxine was employed as a stenographer at Electric Wheel and at Manpower, Inc. She later was a secretary for Doane Agricultural Service for 10 years, retiring in 1982.

Survivors include two sons, Richard Bruce Wachenheim of Romeoville, IL and Dr. Daniel E. Wachenheim of Vancouver, WA; two nieces; and one nephew.

Mrs. Wachenheim was preceded in death by her parents;husband and two sisters in infancy.

Funeral services will be held Friday morning at 10:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home by Chaplain James Riley. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 until 7:00 and Friday until the time of services at the funeral home. Grace Whipple Chapter No. 312 OES will conduct Star Services at 7:00.

Memorials may be made to The Quincy Public Library Building Fund
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Woodland Cemetery
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Iriss Hill
Record added: Aug 18, 2013
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Mildred Maxine <i>Alcorn</i> Wachenheim
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 Added: Aug. 27, 2013

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