Maxine Lindberg, 92 of Marion, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Winslow House Care Center in Marion. Mass of the Resurrection will be held 10:30 AM Friday, January 31, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Marion. Inurnment will follow at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Maxine was born November 17, 1927 in Salix, Iowa to Earl and Dora (Brouillette) Eveleth. She graduated from Salix High School in 1945. Following graduation, Maxine worked for Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Sioux City, Iowa. On June 14th, 1952 she married Robert Lindberg. They lived in Pierre, SD, Rapid City, SD and moved to Marion, Iowa in 1973.
Maxine enjoyed sewing, garage sales, listening to big band music, babies, and visiting with everyone. She remained close to her immediate family, aunts, uncles and cousins throughout her life. St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and spending time with family and friends were a very important part of her life. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by a daughter, Janet Anderson and husband Bruce of Ponte Vedra, FL; two sons, Keith Lindberg of Sherman, TX; Kenneth Lindberg of Marion, IA; a sister, Bonnie Georgesen of Saint Paul, MN; four grandchildren, Lindee Abe, Grant Pontow, Tanner Lindberg and Brennen Lindberg; and one great-grandchild, Joshua.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert, a sister Agnes, an infant brother, Romaine and a daughter, Julie.
Memorial donations in Maxine’s name may be made to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Marion or Iowa Public Television.