1926 - 2009.
Maxine Stephens, our beloved mother, grandmother and friend, passed away peacefully on Aug. 24, 2009, at Lakeview Hospital in Bountiful, Utah.
Maxine was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. While attending Akron University, she married Neal Burke. They had three children, Janet, Tim and Julie. She dedicated her life to her husband and children.
Maxine lived many years in Pagosa Springs with her second husband, Franklin Stephens. There she was well known and loved. She was also an accomplished seamstress in Pagosa.
Maxine spent her retirement years in Bountiful and Sandy, Utah, where she could be near her children and grandchildren.
Maxine’s family would like to send a heartfelt thank you to all those who treated her dearly at Lakeview Hospital and VistaCare Hospice.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Russon Brothers Mortuary, 295 North Main, Bountiful, Utah. Online guest book at www.russonmortuary.com.