Maxine Deloris Ahee, age 70 of Unionville, Iowa passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at her home.
Maxine was born on September 15, 1950 in Albia, Iowa at Monroe County Hospital, the daughter of Max DeWayne and Esther (Shirley) Fisher. She graduated from Blakesburg High School, and continued her education at Marshalltown Community College, graduating as an LPN. On May 18, 1968, Maxine was united in marriage to Michael Gene Ahee. To this union, two children were born, Bryan and Mindy.
Maxine held many nursing positions throughout her lifetime, including the Jasper County Care Facility, Christian Opportunity Center in Pella. She also worked part time as a clerk at the Unionville Post Office.
Maxine enjoyed her weekly Thursday nights, going out to eat with her close friends. She was fond of traveling, especially trips to Florida. Maxine had an artistic side to her, including her ability to quilt and sew. She loved gardening, and was a member of the Blakesburg Garden Club. Maxine was also a long-time member of the Unionville American Legion Auxiliary.
Left to cherish Maxine’s memory are her children, Bryan (Elizabeth) Ahee of Caledonia, Michigan, and Mindy (Bruce) Rozendaal of New Sharon, Iowa; close friend, Erna Matthews of Unionville, Iowa; six grandchildren, Cierra Lewis, Cody Lewis, Cole Rozendaal, Holden Ahee, Emilia Ahee, and Coraline Ahee; four siblings, Janice (Steve) Peles of Granby, Connecticut, Stan (Debbie) Fisher of Tempe, Arizona, Roger (Donna) Fisher of Lakeside, Arizona, and Dean (Andi) Fisher of Blakesburg, Iowa; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents, Max and Esther Fisher; her husband, Michael Ahee; and three siblings, Robert Fisher, Dennis Fisher, and Patricia Clark.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30AM, Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Lange Funeral Home and Crematory in Centerville with Pastor Christy Ehrle officiating. Cremation will follow the service, and the family would like friends and family to meet at the Unionville Cemetery in Unionville, Iowa at 12:30PM on Saturday, April 17th for a brief remembrance service. A visitation will take place on Friday, April 16, 2021 at Lange Funeral Home in Centerville, with the family receiving friends from 5-7 PM. Memorials have been established to Unionville American Legion, Post #407, and may be mailed to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, C/O Ahee family, 1900 South 18th Street, Centerville, Iowa 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com.
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