(nee Ringus)

Born: August 17, 1927
Died: December 6, 2013
Funeral Mass:
Monday, December 9, 2013
10:00 am
St. Julian Emyard
601 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL

Josephine “Josie” M. Maxwell, a longtime Resident of Elk Grove, was born on August 17, 1927 in Mason City, Iowa to the late John and the late Antionette (nee Jurkaite), and passed away peacefully on December 6, 2013 in Elk Grove Village surrounded by her loving family. Josie was an extremely kind hearted and hard working woman. She enjoyed painting and all of her children cherish the artwork she created for them.

Josie was the adoring wife of 47 years to the late Roy; loving mother of Gary (Marsha), the late Maureen, Eileen (the late Philip) Schoen and Kathleen (Steven) Rogers; dear grandmother of Brett, Derek, Brandon (Frances) Maxwell, Dawn (Craig) Truesdale, Jason Hopkins and Sean, Alexander and Kelly Rogers; proud great grandmother and great-great grandmother; fond aunt to many nieces and nephews and friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Josephine’s name to ASPCA or a charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Michaels Funeral Home and Cremation Care. For information please call 847-891-2900.