MARBLEHEAD: Maxine Phipps, 92, slipped gently into the arms of the Creator on, Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, William H. Phipps in 1999.
She is survived by her son Bill; a granddaughter and two great-grandchildren of Camp Verde, AZ, her daughter Sandee (Jerry) Abele of Marblehead, and the daughter of her heart, Honey (Irene) Phipps of Catawba.
Per Maxine's wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, Maxine wished for memorials to be sent to the Humane Society of Ottawa Co., 2424 E. Sand Rd., Port Clinton, OH 43452 or Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, OH assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com