Olivia E. Maxwell, 96, of Wilmington, DE passed away on May 27, 2018 at home. Olivia was born in Wilmington and had worked in retail with Sears prior to retirement. She also enjoyed the better part of 20 years living in Florida before returning to Delaware.
Olivia loved life, had a witty sense of humor and enjoyed the time spent with family and friends, especially her lifelong women’s club friends.
Olivia’s daughter Paula would like to thank the staff at Vitas Hospice and Kim (Private Duty) for their time, care and compassion they gave to Olivia and Paula for the past year and a half. Thank you also to all the good neighbors and friends.
Olivia was preceded in death by her Husband Harry E. Maxwell, Jr. and her son Joseph Dominick. She is survived by her daughter Paula Dominick with whom she lived; grandchildren, Terri Dominick, Robin Willey, Joseph Dominick, and Barb DiRocco; 10 great grandchildren, and 6 great great grandchildren. She is also survived by her grand kitties Mary Lou and Sweeps.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday June 6, from 10:30-11:30 followed by a memorial service at 11:30 at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will follow at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Bear, DE. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Calvary Presbyterian Church, 701 S. Maryland Ave. Wilmington, DE 19804.