Maxey, June Lorraine (McCracken), Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away May 31, 2013 after a brief fight with cancer. June was born in 1933 to the late Paul W. and Bernice T. (Piotrowski) Wolfe. She was the eldest of two children; lived and attended schools in Detroit and West Branch. She married William G. McCracken in 1955 and had three children; Barry S., Kelly A. and Randall A. (Tamara) McCracken. William predeceased her in 1972. Twenty years later she married her soul mate, Franklin D. Maxey on September 12, 1992. She worked in the insurance field until her retirement in 1994. She was awarded Insurance Women of the Year in 1979 and was always involved in Insurance Womenís Association of Saginaw Valley where she served as Editor and President. She served as Editor and President of Saginaw Parents Without Partners and then Regional President over 11 chapters. She enjoyed crafts, crocheting, traveling, dancing, music, golfing and playing cards. Her special activities always included her children and later grandchildrenís activities. June is survived by her loving husband, Franklin D. Maxey; a brother, Ralph (Colleen) Wolfe of Midland and their children Jennifer and Tom Wolfe; brother-in-laws, Terry Fitzgeraldand his son Brian and his two children, Gage and McKenna, and Pat Fitzgerald (deceased); sisters-in-law, Barb (Robert) Lally and Shirley (Thomas) Sauve. Juneís grandchildren; Bryan Corbet of Traverse City, Eric McCracken of Saginaw, McKensey (Josh) Fulton of Grand Rapids, Darby and Peri McCracken of Freeland, and great-granddaughter, Vera Lorraine Fulton. June and Franklinís children; Sally (Jon) Schabow, son Paul Lumby (deceased) and great grandson, Mario of Denver Colorado, Sue (Richard) Hovey of Ortonville, Michigan and their two sons, Abraham and Gabriel and Tom and Alecia Maxey of Franklin, Michigan. June had many aunts, uncles and cousins whom she loved dearly and stayed very close. A Celebration of Juneís Life will take place on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, Saginaw Michigan. The family will be present to receive guests from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to a charity of your choice. www.snowfuneralhome.net