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Maxine Virginia "Max" Smith Addleman
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1924
Chelan County
Washington, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1998
Chelan County
Washington, USA

Wenatchee World - August 26, 1998


Maxine V. Addleman, age 74, a lifelong resident of Cashmere, died peacefully at Colonial Vista Convalescent Center on Sunday morning, Aug. 23, 1998, following an extended illness.

Max was born in Cashmere on April 26, 1924, to Sim and Hazel (Clark) Smith. She grew up attended school in Cashmere, graduating from Cashmere High in 1942. She was very active in high school, she played the trombone and was a cheerleader. Max was installed as a worthy adviser in the Cashmere Rainbow in 1942. She attended the University of Washington for one year and pledged as a member of Delta Zeta sorority.

She married James F. Addleman, also of Cashmere, on Aug. 29, 1944, at the home of her parents. While her husband was away serving in the U.S. Navy, she worked various jobs and was a volunteer in the Cashmere Valley Civil Air Patrol. Upon his return from the war, Max and Jim settled in Cashmere and owned and operated an apple and pear orchard for more than 40 years.

Max belonged to the American Legion Auxiliary of Cashmere, Lioness group and the Melba Knox Orthopedic group; she also worked on many state and county projects with the Cashmere Women's Club and she was a member of the Eastern Star. She was a wonderful 4-H leader using her talent and love for sewing and crafts. She was a member of the Chelan County Fair Board and the Washington State 4-H Board for years. Maxine was a member of the Cashmere Presbyterian Church. She was always helping at school functions and anything her children were involved in.

Max always gave her best to all the organizations she belonged to. She was one of the first to volunteer for anything that came up. Maxine worked at Cashmere Pioneer Growers until her being employed with Olin Sopp, CPA, as a bookkeeper until her retirement in 1988. Prior to her move to Hearthstone Annex in 1997, Max was blessed with the companionship of Ina Fisch. She enjoyed traveling, camping and loved to dance. Family and friends were always a priority.

Maxine is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Penny and Peter Caviggia of Mission, B.C.; son and daughter-in-law, Michael J. and Linda Addleman of Cashmere; son and daughter-in-law, J. Brian and Kathy Addleman of East Wenatchee; sister, Dorothy Kennedy-Baier of Cashmere; and eight grandchildren. Max was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jim; and one brother, Joe Smith.

Braun Funeral Home of Cashmere is in charge of the arrangements. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Simpson Smith (1893 - 1988)
  Hazel Elsie Clark Smith (1893 - 1983)
  James F Addleman (1922 - 1987)*
  Joseph S Smith (1917 - 1990)*
  Maxine Virginia Smith Addleman (1924 - 1998)
*Calculated relationship
Cashmere Cemetery
Chelan County
Washington, USA
Created by: Teresa
Record added: Jun 23, 2009
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Maxine Virginia Max <i>Smith</i> Addleman
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