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“Karen I am very sorry for your loss. I have been trying to locate you, I would really like to hear from you. My name used to be Denise and I was born...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Pam Hammersley - Lynchburg, VA

“Maxine was such a kind, caring, extraordinary person. She was a good friend who always thought of others. Her boundless energy was amazing! Maxine...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Andrea Ware - Cincinnati, OH

“Maxine was one of the first people to reach out to me when I joined the Hyde Park Community United Methodists Church over 30 years ago. She gathered...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Marty Hoffman - Lebanon, OH

“I want the Manahan family to know that there are those of us at Trinity Lutheran Church on St. Mary's Avenue who remember Van and Maxine from the...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Loretta Krumwiede Barlow - IN

Maxine Manahan, 92, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017 at Park Place Senior Living in Ft. Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Maxine worked as a social worker for many years. Surviving are her daughter, Karen (Fred) Springer of Wolcottville, IN; grandsons, Kerry (Cindy) Springer of Brighton, MI and Todd (Angela) Springer of Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA; 5 great-grandchildren; and sisters, June Marrs of Ferndale, WA, Shirley (Carl) Handshoe of Fort Wayne, and Janet Wilkinson of South Whitley, IN; and several nieces and nephews. Maxine was preceded in death by father, Floyd Anderson; mother, Inez Anderson; brother, Gail Anderson; 1 great-grandchild, Tyler Springer; and her husband of 29 years, Van Manahan. Service is 1:00 pm, Thursday, January 4, 2018 at - D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with Pastor Darrell Weigelt officiating. Calling at - D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home two hours prior to the service. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Allen County ASPCA. To sign the online guest book, go to