Maxine Thomas, beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, friend, gave up her earthly body on February 13, 2022.
Surviving are son Bill Thomas and his wife Cathy; grandson Max Thomas and his wife Hillary and their two children; grandson Sam Thomas and his wife Mayra and their three children; and nephew John Werner of Maryville, IL
Eleanor Maxine Young was born in Saint Joseph, Missouri. She grew up in Saint Joseph, lived on Picket Road and attended Pickett High School, grades 1-12. After graduation, she moved to Kansas City, Missouri and settled in Raytown, Missouri for most of her adult life. She worked at the Marine Corp Finance Center for most of her working life.
During retirement, Maxine loved staying busy and was never content sitting around. She loved the outdoors and spending time with family and friends. She attended many of her grandsons’ swim meets, baseball and basketball games, and school events. She traveled to a new destination every year, and had great friends that she shared time with. She kept her sense of humor till the end.
She had a life well lived. She was loved and will be missed.