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Obituaries

  • Maxine Carter

    Maxine Carter

Maxine Carter, 93

Feb. 18, 2016

Maxine Carter

Max­ine Carter

Max­ine Carter, 93, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away Thurs­day, Feb. 18, 2016, at Engle­wood Health­care & Reha­bil­i­ta­tion Center.

She was born June 16, 192, in Bed­ford, Ind., to Bur­rell and Ruth (Lewis) Brim.

Max­ine and her hus­band, Rex A. Carter (who passed away in 2009), moved Florida 31 years ago from Bucyrus, Ohio.

She was an active mem­ber of the Com­mu­nity Pres­by­ter­ian Church, lead­ing the Prayer Chain for many years. She also was a mem­ber of the Order of East­ern Star and enjoyed music, play­ing the piano at age 90. Max­ine enjoyed cook­ing and espe­cially try­ing new recipes and help­ing others.

She is sur­vived by her daugh­ter, Linda Carter and her spouse Patrick Hard­esty of Ken­nett Square, Pa.

A memo­r­ial ser­vice cel­e­brat­ing life and res­ur­rec­tion will be held at 11 a.m. Mon­day, April 18, at Com­mu­nity Pres­by­ter­ian Church, 405 S. McCall Road. Fam­ily  will greet friends dur­ing a lunch in Kast­ner Hall after the service.

In lieu of flow­ers, memo­r­ial con­tri­bu­tions in Maxine’s name may be made to the Com­mu­nity Pres­by­ter­ian Church or Tidewell Hos­pice, Inc. 5955 Rand Blvd. Sara­sota, FL 34238.

Con­do­lences may be made at www.englewoodfh.com. Arrange­ments by Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. with Pri­vate Crematory.