Maxine Joyce Filer, 90, passed away June 24, 2012. Survived by her son, John (Mary) Filer; daughter, Pam (Joe Leal) Sheehan; grandchildren, Troy (Cindi) Tack, Greg (Marla) Tack, Farrah (Brandon) Haines, Josh Filer; ten great-grandchildren; former husband, Elmer Filer; and numerous siblings. Preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Gail Tack; son-in-law, John Sheehan; and three sisters. Maxine was born to Violet and Max Franch on April 22, 1922, in Trinidad, Colo. She was a secretary for School District 60 and volunteered at the Riverwalk and Pueblo Chamber of Commerce. Maxine enjoyed playing bridge and other card games. She especially enjoyed family gatherings, cooking and baking. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Thursday, June 28, 2012, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Pastor Jamey Ketchum officiating. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to HARP through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. Maxine was a wonderful person whose presence on this earth will not be forgotten. She lives on in the memories of her family.

  2. Pam, John and family,

    Our hearts are heavy for your loss. Thank you for the privilege of caring for Max. We loved her dearly. Her character and spirit always brightened our day.

  3. May your lifetime of memories with Maxine bring you peace. Our thoughts are with you.

    Dave and Linda

  4. Pam, and family,
    Our prayers and thoughts are with you all in this time of sadness. Please know that we are here if anything is needed.
    Most sincerely,
    mike & Mary canty

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