Dorothy Olive Roy

Dorothy Olive Roy

Female 1912 - 2009  (97 years)

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  • Name Dorothy Olive Roy 
    Born 13 Feb 1912  Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Jun 2009  Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Provena Sacred Heart Home 


    • OBITUARY
      ...DOROTHY OLIVE MAXWELL, age 97, of Kendallville, died on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at Provena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla.
      ...Mrs. Maxwell was born in Perry Township, Allen County, Indiana on February 13, 1912 to the late Frank Charles and Carrie (Vachon) Roy.
      ...She married Laurence Edward Maxwell on January 26, 1933 at the Precious Blood Catholic Church in Fort Wayne. He preceded her death January 21, 1993.
      ...Early in life, Dorothy worked at Wayne Candies in Fort Wayne for about 15 years. After she was married, she was a farm wife and homemaker.
      ...Mrs. Maxwell was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kendallville where she belonged to the Rosary Sodality.
      ...She also was active in the 2nd Time Around Club at the Youth Center in Kendallville where she enjoyed getting together with her friends and playing cards. She loved to square dance and she never missed her favorite show, The Lawrence Welk Show.
      ...Dorothy loved spending time with her grandchildren and going out for pizza on Saturday nights after church.

      Survivors include:
      Son and daughter-in-law, Roger and Lois Maxwell of Kendallville.
      Daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Eugene Slone of Warsaw.
      Eight grandchildren: Sean Maxwell of Kendallville; Carrie and Hans Huelsenbeck of Kendallville; Michael and Val Slone of Warsaw; Jay Slone of Warsaw; Christine and Skip Rash of Kendallville; Joel Maxwell of Fort Wayne; Dan and Karen Maxwell of Kendallville; and Matt and Debbie Maxwell of Fort Wayne.
      Great grandchildren: Ava Maxwell of Kendallville; Kyla Slone, Kennedy and Austin Slone of Warsaw; Jennifer Davis of Fort Wayne, Alex Maxwell of Kendallville, Nicholas Maxwell of Fort Wayne, Madison and Jarod Maxwell of Fort Wayne.
      Step great grandchildren: Michaelle Chadwell of Indianapolis; Brian Rash of Indianapolis; and Michael Tagtmeyer of Fort Wayne.
      Great-great grandchild, William Davis.
      Step great-great grandchildren: Elizabeth Chadwell and Addison Tagtmeyer.

      ...She was also preceded in death by her son, Edward Gene Maxwell, in 2002, and daughter-in-law, Phyllis Elaine Maxwell in 2009. Also her brothers, Wayne Roy and Francis Roy, and her sisters, Jeanette Johnson and Jessie Hobbs.
      ...Visitation will be Friday, June 5, 2009, from 2:00-8:00pm with a rosary service at 5:00pm at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
      ...Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 10:00am at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Kendallville. Burial will follow at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville. Casketbearers will be her six grandsons.
      ...Preferred Memorials may be made to Provena Sacred Heart Home, Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, or to masses.
      ...View a video tribute by Friday or send condolences to the family at www.hitefuneralhome.com
      ...Assisting the family with arrangements is Hite Funeral Home of Kendallville.
      Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on June 5, 2009
    Buried 6 Jun 2009  Kendallville, Noble County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Lake View Cemetery 
    Person ID I11562  TangledRoots
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2017 

    Family Laurence Edward Maxwell,   b. 17 Dec 1910, Payne, Paulding County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1993, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1933  Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Precious Blood Catholic Church 
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F4402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart