SYCAMORE – Maxine C. Ball, 92, of Sycamore, Ill., died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at home.
Born Feb. 12, 1921, in DeKalb, the daughter of George and Bessie (Tweed) Latimer, Maxine married Barney Ball on Aug. 28, 1948, in DeKalb. They enjoyed their country life, farming in Sycamore.
She leaves to cherish her memory daughters, Elaine Ball and Gayle McDowell; grandchildren, Heather, John, Phillip, Brianne and Rin; five great-grandchildren; sister, June Garcia; brothers, Gerald, Bruce and Gary Latimer; several special nieces, nephews and other extended family.
She joins her husband, parents and a brother in heaven.
The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at Anderson Funeral Home, DeKalb, with the Rev. GaHyung Kim of Sycamore United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Park Cemetery, DeKalb.
Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Anderson Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Maxine C. Ball Memorial Fund, sent in care of Anderson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 605, 2011 S. Fourth St., DeKalb, IL 60115.
For information, visit www.AndersonFuneralHomeLtd.com
or call 815-756-1022.