---- — LAGRANGE — Maxine M. Schlabach, 88, died Tuesday at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Mrs. Schlabach was born Aug. 22, 1925, in Fort Wayne, to Roy and Margaret (Nebur) Culver.
Living her lifetime in LaGrange County, she was a homemaker. She had attended Lakeview Methodist Church. She was a member of Stuffed Teddy Bears for RSVP (Retired Seniors Volunteer Program) and the former LaGrange Eagles Lodge No. 3325.
On Dec. 22, 1946, in LaGrange County, she married Walter S. Schlabach. He preceded her in death Sept. 12, 1996.
Surviving are a daughter, Patricia M. Nelson of Wolcottville; a son, Dennis J. Schlabach (Julie Brown) of Wolcottville; four grandchildren, Andrew DeMara, Johanna (Andrew) Graves, Tyler Schlabach and Haley Schlabach; five great-grandchildren, Audrey and Olivia Graves, Jayden, Mason and Lillian Schlabach; and a sister, Deloris Wilkins of LaGrange.
Her parents, a sister, Mildred McKee, and two brothers, Robert and Paul Culver, also preceded her in death.
Visitation will be Thursday from 3 to 8 p.m. at Frurip-May Funeral Home, 309 W. Michigan St., LaGrange, where a funeral service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.
Memorial gifts may be made to LaGrange County Council on Aging.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.fruripmayfuneralhome.com.