Age 85, of Myrtle Creek, Oregon, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. She was born on September 5, 1927 to parents Roy and Clara Hunt.
Maxine married Merlin R Goin on October 4, 1946 in Kennewick, Washington. She moved to the area in 1953. Her life revolved around her family, especially her children and grandchildren. She loved cooking, baking, gardening, canning and camping, but most of all, she loved life.
She was a member of the Hillside Christian Church in Canyonville, Pastors Randy and Sue Ives.
Maxine is survived by her husband, Merlin R Goin; sons, Richard and Norman; daughters, Juanita, Judy and Sabrina; brothers, Lavern and Raymond; sister, Virginia; grandchildren: Russ, Kim, Carla, Eugene, Justin, Allison, Nathan, Nicole and Jordan. She was preceded in death by her infant son, Merlin Roy Jr.
A private family service will be held at a later date.