Maxine Anderson

Maxine Anderson

Maxine Anderson, 88, of Muscoda died Sunday, June 1, 2014 at her home. She was born November 27, 1925 in Manlius, Illinois the daughter of Ora Henry Allison and Pearl Lina Spears. On July 2, 1948 Maxine married Verlin Anderson in Aurora, Illinois. In 1969 the family moved to the Muscoda area. Maxine worked at doing farm taxes for over 60 years as well as working for Lands End for 24 years. She loved to farm, garden, play cards and spend time with her family especially her grandchildren.

Maxine is survived by her husband of 65 years, Verlin;

Son: Verlin Jr. (Kathy) Anderson of Muscoda;

4 grandchildren: Jeff (Brandie) Anderson of Muscoda,

Lori (Chris) Gates of Reedsburg,

Dano Anderson of Muscoda,

Steven Anderson of Muscoda;

4 great-grandchildren: Maxine, Jeffrey, Gracie, Forest;

Sister: Doris Mershon of Rockford, IL;

nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Maxine was preceded in death by her parents, granddaughter Amy Elizabeth, and brothers Verle and Lyle.

A private family service will be held. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with their arrangements. Online condolences can be made at