2008-06-07 / Obituaries

Maxine A. Gierhart

Maxine A. Gierhart, 97 of Rancho Cucamonga, California, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Upland Rehabilitation and Care Center.

She was a resident of California for 34 years. She was born December 18, 1910, in Liberty Township, Ohio. Maxine was the ninth child of Ella and Willis Jackson. She graduated from Liberty Union High School and then married Floyd E. Gierhart on February 2, 1932, in Baltimore. Maxine and Floyd both retired from the Baltimore paper mill.

Floyd passed away on April 11, 1968. Maxine is survived by her sister, Fannie (Clarence) Ewing of Upland, California; nephew, Jerrold Ewing and family of Rancho Cucamonga: and nieces and nephews that reside in California and Ohio.

A graveside service was held June 2, 2008, at Violet Cemetery, Pickerington, with Rev. Jill Dunlap officiating. Arrangements are being handled by the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore.

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