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Maxine Coston

August 13, 1921 June 16, 2019
Maxine  Coston
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Obituary for Maxine Coston

Funeral Services for Maxine Coston, age 97, of Omaha, Nebraska, formerly of New Market, Iowa, who passed away June 15, 2019, will be held Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 11 AM at Cummings Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 10 AM until service time. Interment will be held at Memory Cemetery in New Market, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be determined. Cummings Family Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements for Mrs. Coston. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.cummingsfamilyfuneralhome.com under Obituaries.

Elma Maxine (Henderson) Coston was born August 13, 1921 to parents, Hazel and Clifford Henderson, in Creston, Iowa. She attended grade school in Creston, moving to New Market where she graduated from high school with the class of 1941.

On March 14, 1942 she married Glen "Pete" Coston. They lived in Nebraska for 2 years before returning to New Market and purchasing a home where she lived until 2014. Maxine attended the New Market Christian Church, was a 50 plus year member of The Order Of Eastern Star, and was also a member of The Women Who Care.

Maxine worked at Parris-Dunn, was a cook at the New Market school, chaperoned girls sporting events, sewed at Lorraine Wear in Bedford, was an activity director at Golden Rod Manor and volunteered for numerous other activities. Maxine and Pete loved to travel in their camper and going on "mystery tours." Maxine also made several trips through the years to Branson, Missouri with her good friend Lorraine Eighmy.

Maxine is preceded in death by her parents, Clifford and Hazel; husband, "Pete"; siblings, Charlotte Henderson, Opal Cowger, Roslyn Meier, Marjorie Obraza, Radene Tubrick, Cliff Henderson and Bill Henderson. Maxine will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends.


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Visitation

Wednesday

19

Jun

10:00 AM 6/19/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 6/19/2019 11:00:00 AM
Cummings Family Funeral Home

1406 Madison Avenue
Bedford, IA 50833

Cummings Family Funeral Home
1406 Madison Avenue Bedford 50833 IA
United States

Funeral Service

Wednesday

19

Jun

11:00 AM 6/19/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:45 AM 6/19/2019 11:45:00 AM
Cummings Family Funeral Home

1406 Madison Avenue
Bedford, IA 50833

Cummings Family Funeral Home
1406 Madison Avenue Bedford 50833 IA
United States

Interment

Wednesday

19

Jun

12:00 PM 6/19/2019 12:00:00 PM - 12:15 PM 6/19/2019 12:15:00 PM
Memory Cemetery

New Market, IA 51646

Memory Cemetery
New Market 51646 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Memory Cemetery Final Resting Place

New Market, IA 51646

New Market 51646 IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

May be directed to the family for a memorial/s to be established.

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