Clifford K. Maxin, Massena, 84
Friday, October 12, 2012 - 1:56 pm

Clifford K. Maxin, Massena, 84 passed away early Thursday at the Massena Memorial Hospital. Maxin was a resident of the St. Regis Nursing Home and formerly lived at 12 Elm St., Norwood.

Services will be held Monday, Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. at the Buck Funeral Home, Norwood. Rev. Patricia Page, pastor of the Norwood United Methodist Church, will preside.

Burial will be held in Riverside Cemetery, Norwood.

Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Monday beginning at noon.

Maxin is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary, Massena; his only loving children, sons, Ricky and Cathy Maxin, Vestal, NY; Daryl Maxin, Norwood; his daughter, Shari and Scott Kocik, Endicott, NY; one grandchild, Teny Simons and two great-grandchildren, Dylan and Justin Simons and several nieces and nephews and a very special niece, Joan Eurto.

He was pre-deceased by his four brothers, Kenneth, Howard, Stanley, Raymond and his three sisters, Marjorie Quinn, Mayfred Murray and Doris McCarthy.

Born in Ogdensburg on April 8, 1928 to the late Clinton and Myrtle Parks Maxin, he married Mary LaFleur on August 31, 1956.

He worked for John McKenna and Sons Construction Company in Norwood for 30 years, retiring in 1988.

Previously, Maxin worked at the Norfolk Paper Mill.

Maxin was a member of the Massena Labors Union and loved to putter in his garage and enjoyed helping all of his neighbors.

The family would like to give special thanks to the Massena Hospital, A. Barton Hepburn Medical Center , the St. Regis Nursing Home and Dr. Thompson for all of the care they have given Maxin.

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