Erwin Daniel (Dan) Maxson, 71, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at Homestead Nursing Home of Cisco. Memorial services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, July 12, 2009 at First Presbyterian Church officiated by Reverend Bill Tillman. His cremains will be buried in Maple Grove Cemetery in Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania at a later date.
Dan was born in Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania on December 26, 19 37 to Ernest Woodrow and Fern Gladys (Dickerson) Maxson. He graduated from Oswayo High School , Penn State University, Indiana University (PA) and Texas A&M. He married Sara Kathleen (Sally) Murphy on July 2, 1960 in York , Pennsylvania. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Cisco and Cisco Lions Club.
Survivors include his wife Sally Maxson of Cisco, Texas; sisters, Sandra Froebel and husband Gene of Olean, New York, Barbara Adams and husband Don of Clarence Center, New York, Grace Titus and husband John of Greenwood, South Carolina, Fern Carrol and husband Bill of West Homestead, Pennsylvania; brother, Ernest Leroy Maxson of Lewisville, Texas; aunts, Odie Dickerson of Andover, New York, Lucille Maxson of Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania; numerous nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews.
The family request that memorials be made to First Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 9 , Cisco , Texas 76437, Cisco Public Library, 600 Avenue G, Cisco, Texas 76437 or Texas Lions Camp, P.O. Box 290247, Kerrville, Texas 78029.