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Maxine Ruth Conner

October 4, 1936 March 23, 2019
Maxine Ruth Conner
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Obituary for Maxine Ruth Conner

Maxine Seyfried Conner, age 82, of Oak Ridge, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019. She is preceded in death by her father and mother Max and Ruth Seyfried and loving husband Harry Gene Conner. She will be dearly missed by her daughters Carol Hetzel and Kristen Tobler; their husbands David Hetzel and Eric Tobler; and granddaughters Ashley Hetzel, Haley Wells (Spencer), Hannah and Caroline Tobler. In addition she is survived by her siblings Robert Seyfried (June), Linda Haffey (John), and Brenda Griffith (Scotty) and dear cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends. Maxine was born in Ithaca, NY on October 4th, 1936 and moved to Oak Ridge in 1944. Maxine graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 1954 and attended the University of Tennessee where she was pledged to the Pi Beta Phi sorority. Maxine was employed for many years by Y-12, K-25, Westinghouse Electric Corp., McDonnell Douglas, and Abbott Laboratories. Maxine and her husband Harry were married for 53 years. They enjoyed time spent at the lake, traveling and time spent with their children and grandchildren. She cherished her family and friends and enjoyed family get-togethers. Maxine loved celebrating the holidays and cheering on the U.T. Volunteers. She enjoyed baking, especially her signature fudge and chocolate chip cookies, which she loved sharing with others. Maxine was an active member of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO), a women's organization that provides educational opportunities for female students worldwide. The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 28th from 5-7 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary in Oak Ridge, with a celebration of life to follow at 7 p.m. with Bishop Daniel Tobler officiating. A graveside service will be held on Friday, March 29th at 1:00 p.m. at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Memorials can be made to Friends of the Smokies, P.O. Box 1660, Kodak, TN 37764-7660 or online at https://friendsofthesmokies.org/donate/. An online guest book can be signed at www.weatherfordmortuary.com.


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Visitation

Thursday

28

Mar

5:00 PM 3/28/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/28/2019 7:00:00 PM
Weatherford Mortuary

158 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Weatherford Mortuary
158 South Jefferson Circle Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Celebration of Life

Thursday

28

Mar

7:00 PM 3/28/2019 7:00:00 PM
Weatherford Mortuary

158 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Weatherford Mortuary
158 South Jefferson Circle Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Graveside

Friday

29

Mar

1:00 PM 3/29/2019 1:00:00 PM
Oak Ridge Memorial Park

1501 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Meet at the graveside in the Garden of Valor.

Oak Ridge Memorial Park
1501 Bethel Valley Road Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Memorial Contribution

Friends of the Smokies

PO Box 1660
Kodak, TN 37764-7660
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