Shelton - Born in Mount Vernon, WA, Maurine attended Mt. Vernon schools, graduating from Mt. Vernon High School in 1942. She lived in Seattle while married to James A. McMillan, then moved back to Mt. Vernon where she alone raised two boys: Dan McMillan, deceased, and Kevin Loy of Sedro Wooley. In 2015 she married Bill Kearns of Anacortes where they lived until 2019 when they moved because of health reasons to Shelton, WA. They were both members of the United Methodist Church of Anacortes. Maurine was always very active skiing, skating, fishing, hiking, climbing Mt. Baker, and riding motorcycles. She was 97 years young when she died.
Published by Skagit Valley Herald from Jul. 25 to Jul. 26, 2021.