Maxine Soltes, 90, of Fredericktown, died Monday, October 23, 2017. She was born April 6, 1927 at Delta, Missouri the daughter of John Henry and Josie Ellen (Dunn) Griffin.
Maxine married Marvin Soltes April 26, 1946 at Charleston, Missouri. He preceded her in death.
Maxine was also preceded in death by her parents and brothers Webster Griffin, Bert Griffin (Marie) and Arthur Ray (Frances).
Maxine is survived by daughter Christy Soltes (Karen) of Marshall, Missouri; son Gary W. Ballew Jr (Amy) of Bonne Terre; and Frances Gardner-Alton, who was like a daughter, of Waterloo, Illinois; and three grandchildren Trevor, Dante and Ryan.
Maxine was affiliated with the United Methodist Church of Wyatt, Missouri and enjoyed baking, cooking and being involved the Girl Scouts for 20-plus years.
Funeral services were October 26 at Follis and Sons Funeral Home with the Rev. Clyde Bess officiating. Burial was at Oak Grove Cemetery, Charleston, Missouri.