Maxine (Gillian) Arneson

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    - Diane Carter
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Arneson, Maxine (nee Gillian) 86, of South Elgin, died August 24, 2013. Maxine was the beloved wife of the late Donald L. Arneson, loving mother of Don (Diana) Arneson, Jodie K. (Derrick) Driscoe, and the late Kathleen Marie (Richard) Leatherby, proud grandmother of Jill, Patrick, Brian, and Mathew Leatherby, Colin, and Graham Arneson, Christopher and Conor Driscoe, cherished great-grandmother of 4, and great-great-grandmother of 2. Maxine was a welder during WWII, she worked at a defense plant making ammunition boxes. Visitation for Maxine Tuesday, August 27, 3:00p.m.9:00p.m. at Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory, 95 S. Gilbert Street (at Middle Road) South Elgin. Funeral Wednesday 10:00a.m. Interment Elmwood Cemetery Sycamore, IL. For information (847)289-8054 or
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Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory - South Elgin
95 S. Gilbert St. ( at Middle St.)  South Elgin, IL 60177
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Published in Courier News on Aug. 26, 2013