- Maxine Unruh 90, died Sunday, March 27, 2016 at Kansas Christian Home in Newton. She was born February 28, 1926 in Augusta, Kansas to John E. and Edith (Spencer) Giffin. On March 6, 1943 she married James L. Unruh and he preceded her in death on June 28, 2013.
Maxine was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Newton, Kansas. She was a retired Avon Dealer and homemaker. Maxine enjoyed her and her husband’s country place and taking care of the gardens and flowers. She looked forward to their annual trips to Colorado and spending time with her loving family and many friends.
She is survived by her children Steven of North Newton, Kansas and Linda and Michael Henry of Wichita, Kansas and two granddaughters Jennifer and Julia Unruh.
Private family graveside service will be in the Hillside Cemetery Sedgwick.