Maxine Grace Wildman, 84, of Lake Odessa, passed away on January 26, 2018 at Sparrow Ionia Campus in Ionia, MI.
She was born on November 2, 1933 to James and Grace (Dulfo) Leiby in Gratiot County, MI.
She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary. Maxine was an excellent cook both at home and at Ionia Memorial Hospital. The family will miss her caring and understanding ways that put everyone at ease.
Maxine is survived by; three sons, Randolph (Betsy) Wildman, Raymond V. Wildman, Rodney R. Wildman; sister, Judith Fockler; grandchildren Brittany, Ceara M., Randolph Jr., Lindsey; and 5 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by; her father, James Henry Leiby; mother, Grace Mae Leiby; husband Robert D Wildman; son Rusty R. Wildman; siblings, Marvin Leiby, Melvin Leiby, Shirley A. Reynolds, Ardella ("Speed") M. Taylor; and special four-legged companion of 18 years, Taz.
Visitation will be held at Koops Funeral Chapel, Lake Odessa, MI on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 5pm until 8pm.
Funeral services will be held at 11am on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Lakeside Cemetery, Lake Odessa, MI with burial immediately following the graveside service.
The family would like to thank Carl’s Supermarket and the Shell Station in Lake Odessa for their thoughtfulness.
Memorials are suggested to the family to help with expenses. Online condolences can be given at www.koopsfc.com.