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Maxine Jane Laidlaw Carter
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1926
Washtenaw County
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 2012
Benzie County
Michigan, USA


Maxine Jane Carter, Frankfort, Michigan, age 85, died on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at home after a long illness. She was born in Ypsilanti, MI on November 18, 1926 to Malcolm and Hazel (Coats) Laidlaw. She graduated from the Ypsilanti High School, in the Class of 1945, and worked various jobs in the area and in Ann Arbor.

Celebrating nearly 65 years, Maxine and Robert Carter were united in marriage, on November 1, 1947, and he survives. Together they raised one son, Reed, who also survives along with his wife, Catherine and two grandchildren, Emelia and Russell Carter all of Traverse City.

Maxine was a life member of the Eastern Star. Upon Bob's retirement from Ford Motors in 1980, the couple made Frankfort their home and it's where Maxine worked for Olsen-Sayles Store for 20 years.

A memorial service for Maxine will be held at 11 a.m. at the First Congregational Church on Saturday, September 29, 2012 with Rev. Dinah Haag officiating. Donations may be made in Maxine's name to Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital or the American Lung Association . Arrangements by Jowett Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Frankfort. Published in on September 23, 2012
Created by: cjc47
Record added: Sep 23, 2012
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