Maxine Albright Obituary

Maxine L. Albright
Maxine Albright
Maxine L. Albright

October 31, 1912 - August 31, 2009
Born in Carson, IA
Resided in Pleasant Hill, IA
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Maxine L. Albright, 96, passed away peacefully Sunday, August 30, 2009, at The Taylor House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held 9:30 am, Thursday, September 3, 2009 at Grandview Park Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery.

Maxine was born October 31, 1912 to William Christopher and Angelina Byrd Frasier (Cotton). She was born in Carson, IA and lived during The Depression. She later graduated from Stuart High School in Stuart, IA. After high school she briefly lived in Marshalltown before moving to Kansas City, MO. She met and was married to Harry McCain for 10 years. Maxine and her son, Larry, returned to Des Moines where she worked at Ardan's for several years and then Younkers for over 10 years while living with and caring for her parents. After retirement she became active in the Altoona Senior Center. This is where she met her soul mate, Maurice Albright, whom she later married. Her greatest joy was the Altoona Senior Center and all of her many friends.

Maxine is survived by her son, Lawrence McCain; her grandchildren: Angela (Ronald) Crees, Olivia McCain and her fiancé Chris Hein, Lawrance (Courtney) McCain; her great grandchildren, Gavin and Maxwell Crees; and her brother William (Esther) Frasier. She is preceded in death by her parents William and Angelina Frasier; brothers: Charles (Leona) Frasier, George (Marvel) Frasier, Jack (Phyllis) Frasier; and sister, Vivian (Hap) Brobst.

The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 pm, Wednesday at Grandview Park Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Altoona Senior Center.

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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, September 2, 2009
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, September 3, 2009
9:30 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Thursday, September 3, 2009


Altoona Senior Center
1500-8th Street
Altoona, IA 50009-2319