Alyce “Maxine” Corfman joined her heavenly family and friends on Friday,
October 19, 2018 at her home in Newton. She was born January 26 ,1919 at
Kechi, Kansas, the only daughter of Stuart and Alyce Mae (McAuley)
Maxine married Kenneth J. Corfman June 11, 1939 in Kechi and lived the
next 49 years in the Whitewater farming community. She moved to Newton
She was preceded in death by her parents, Stuart and Mae Foreman, her
brothers Edgar, Albert, and Clyde, husband Kenneth and many dear friends.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Sandra and Dr. Yusuf
Qamar, two grandsons Tariq (Liz) of Scottsdale, AZ. and Kenon (Kelly) of
Leawood, KS., four great-grandchildren Katarina, Cole, Braxton, and Brielle,
nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Maxine loved working along the side of her husband on the farm, attending
the many sports activities of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren,
playing bridge, and just spending time with her family and friends.
Services will be held Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00 a.m.at the Immanuel Baptist
Church, 1515 North Anderson Avenue, Newton. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Burial will follow the service at the Whitewater Cemetery. The casket will remain closed.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Sandra Qamar Nursing
Scholarship Fund at Newton Medical Center, Newton.