Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home
Clay Center, KS
Maxine Nemnich, 89, of Clay Center, Kansas passed away November 3, 2013 at Medicalodge, Clay Center, KS.
She was born November 17, 1923 in Cloud County, KS, the daughter of Ernest and Lois (Hutcheson) Kaiser.
Maxine was raised near the Miltonvale community and graduated from Miltonvale High School. She taught school after graduating.
In 1942, Maxine moved to California and worked at Mare Island Shipyard.
She married Lloyd Nemnich on April, 30, 1943 after returning to Kansas.
Maxine then worked at Aeroparts Manufacturing in Wichita while Lloyd was stationed overseas. They returned to Clay Center and she worked at Tasty Pastry, Duckwalls and Lincoln Heights Grocery.
Maxine was a member of the First Baptist, H.E.U. and a Red Cross Volunteer.
She is preceded in death by a daugther, Marla Nemnich, two sisters and a brother.
Daughter: Dee Ann and husband Fred Wait, Salina, KS
Sister: Lila Haynes, Linn, KS
Grandchildren: Three grand, and two great-grand
Funeral services will be held Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:00AM at the Neill-Schwensen-Rook Chapel in Clay Center with Pastor Matthew Coleman officiating.
Burial will be in the Miltonvale Cemetery, Miltonvale, KS
Visitation will be held from 3-8PM Thursday, November 7, 2013 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Maxine Nemnich Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences can be made at www.nsrfh.com