Maxine McFadden

Obituary of Maxine McFadden

McFadden: Maxine Lucille (née Howell) -

A resident of Chatham, Maxine McFadden passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance - Chatham Campus on May 27, 2023 at the age of 85.

Born in Dresden, Maxine was the daughter of the late Leslie and Ina (née Stafford) Howell.

Beloved wife of the late James McFadden (2022). Loving mother to Terri Brzuskniewicz (Ben), Bradley McFadden (Nathalie) and Kathy McFadden. Proud grandmother to Candice Boufford (Bobby) and Drake McFadden (Amanda).

Dear sister to Weldon Howell (Pat); sister-in-law of Ruth Howell (Maxwell (2008), Glen McFadden (Eileen) and Karen McFadden. Maxine will also be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Maxine retired from CIBC after 30 years of service.

In keeping with Maxine's wishes, cremation has taken place. At her request, there will be no visitation. A private interment at Maple Leaf Cemetery will take place at a later date.

Donations made in memory of Maxine to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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McKinlay Funeral Home

459 St. Clair Street, Chatham