METROPOLIS, Ill -- Maxine C. Wymer, 90, of Unionville passed away at 6:27 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2018, at Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Maxine was a lifelong member of St. Stephens Lutheran Church. She worked on the farm with her husband Troy, was always helping others, and worked at several plants including Laidlaw, from which she retired.

Maxine is survived by her daughter, Connie Douglas and husband Tod of Unionville; grandson, Dylan Douglas of Unionville; sister-in-law, Dorothy Greene of Metropolis; nieces, Judy Friedl of Orland Park, Illinois, Debbie Marker of Metropolis and Pam Weaver of Metropolis; cousins, Pat Robinson of Brookport, Pam Brown of Carrier Mills, Kim and Dwight Bakehouse of Metropolis and Linda Humphrey of Concord, North Carolina.

Maxine was preceded in death by her mother, Mabel Bakehouse Billington; husband, Troy Wymer; and cousin, Paul Bakehouse.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at St. Stephens Lutheran Church with Pastor Tom Emmerson officiating.

Burial will follow in the Metropolis Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 4, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Stephens Lutheran Church.

Memorials may be made to St. Stephens Lutheran Church 6874 Midway Road, Metropolis, IL 62960.

Pallbearers will be Donnie Weaver, Kim Bakehouse, Dwight Bakehouse, Larry Robinson, Tod Douglas, and Dylan Douglas.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home.

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