Maxine R. Young, 83, of Osgood passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at University Hospital of Cincinnati.
She was born near Zenas in Jennings County Jan. 25, 1930 the daughter of Robert Heathcoat and Zelma Baldwin Pickett.
She married Alvin Young June 25, 1949, and he preceded her in death Jan. 26, 2006.
Survivors include two sons: Ron (Deb) Young of Versailles and Randy (Patty) Young of Osgood; a daughter, Rosalie (Stanley) Allen of Indianapolis; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and one sister, Evelyn Hull of Newbern.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Eileen Level, and brothers Elvin Pickett and Larry Pickett.
Mrs. Young was a 1948 graduate of Napoleon High School. She was a former employee of Carol Cook in Greensburg. She retired in 1992 after 25 years with Batesville Casket Company.
Maxine’s pastime was spent with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was known in the community as an expert pie baker.
Maxine was also a member of Dabney Baptist Church.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at Dabney Baptist Church.
Funeral services begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the church, Rev. Mike Bell officiating.
Burial will be in Flat Rock Cemetery near Osgood.
Memorial may be made to the Napoleon Volunteer Fire Department in care of Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home.