Maxine E. Darms, 94, of Altamont, died at 4 a.m. on Tuesday at Lutheran Care Center in Altamont.
Private interment at Chapel of Chimes-Oakland in Oakland, Calif., will be at a later date. Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be shared at www.hohltandfilefh.com.
Mrs. Darms was born on Sept. 1, 1919, in Fresno, Calif., the daughter of Henry and Ruby Davis Wallace. She married John L. Darms Jr. on Oct. 11, 1941; he died on March 11, 2004.
Survivors include a daughter, Patricia and her husband Leon Bowen of Vandalia; and a son, John Darms III and his wife Janet of Buffalo Grove.