Maxine Mildred Durst, 91, of Stephens City, VA, formerly of Romney, WV passed away Sunday, April 30th at Greenfield Senior Living of Strasburg in Strasburg, VA. Born November 8, 1925 in Romney, WV she was the daughter of the late Howard and Roberta (Dowden) Mulledy. Besides her parents was preceded in death by her husband Lester L. Durst, one daughter, Barbara S. Rinker; one brother, Kenneth Mulledy; and two sisters; Mary Spooner and Alma Turner.
Maxine is survived by one daughter, Carmen E. Alkire of Stephens City, VA. Three grandchildren, Rob Alkire (Judy) of Stephens City, VA, Lisa Fazio (Garth) of Frederick, MD, and David Alkire (Elaine) of Sterling, VA. She is also survived by 5 great grandchildren, Heather Waugh (Randy) of Winchester, VA, Cory Decker (Toni) of Berkeley Springs, WV, and Jacob Fazio, Alexis Fazio, and Dominic all of Frederick, MD as well as a great-great grandson, Jaxsyn Decker.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 12 Noon till 1:00 PM at Shaffer Funeral Home in Romney. Funeral services will be held immediately following visitation at 1:00 PM with Rev. Dr. Roy Knight officiating. Interment will follow at Branch Mountain Baptist Cemetery in Three Churches, WV.
Please direct inquires to Shaffer Funeral Home, (304) 822-3511