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 Maxine Alice <I>Prentice</I> Burdette

Maxine Alice Prentice Burdette

Clay County, Iowa, USA
Death 25 Oct 2012 (aged 90)
Spencer, Clay County, Iowa, USA
Burial Spencer, Clay County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100025240 · View Source
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Maxine Alice (Prentice) Burdette was born on Sunday; June 4, 1922 on a farm in Logan Township; Clay County, Iowa. She was the daughter of: Lawrence and Kate (Whalen) Prentice. After attending 8 years in the country school in that township, she continued her education and graduated from Gillett Grove Consolidated School in 1940. On Wednesday (Christmas Day); December 25, 1940, Maxine was united in marriage to August Burdette. They lived in Emmetsburg; Palo Alto County, Iowa for 2 years then moved to a farm near Gillett Grove; Clay County, Iowa where they lived and farmed for over 60 years. Maxine was an active member of the Gillett Grove Community Methodist Church and UMW. Her hobby was her family! Nothing brought her more joy than fixing food for meals together, babysitting the grandchildren, great grandchildren and gardening in her flowerbeds. Her pastimes were puzzles, embroidering (in her younger years), reading and again cooking just in case somebody dropped by. There was always a full meal ready to go, including strawberry pie. Maxine Alice (Prentice) Burdette, age: 90, passed away on Thursday; October 25, 2012 at the Riverview Terrace in Spencer; Clay County, Iowa. Those left to mourn her passing are: Her four daughters: Marie (Wendell) Conover of Lincoln; Lancaster County, Nebraska, Sandra (John) Roehrick of Des Moines; Polk County, Iowa, Audrey (Mark) Calmer, of Manson; Calhoun County, Iowa and Jane (Dan) Gray of Logan; Harrison County, Iowa. Her eight grandchildren and her fourteen great grandchildren. Also her brother: Lawrence Prentice, Jr. of Minnesota. Maxine preceded in death by her beloved husband, her only son: Jerry. Her parents and her siblings: John, Zelda, Wanda, Helen, Lois, and Eunice. Also her one great granddaughter: Riley Ann Murray. May they rest in peace. May God bless her memory and give strength to those that mourn. Visitation will be one hour before the services. Funeral services will begin at: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday; October 27, 2012 at the Warner Chapel in Spencer, Iowa with the Reverend Tonna Parsons. Interment will be at the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Iowa. For condolences, please visit the funeral home's website at:
The Warner Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements and the care of the family.

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