Mary Elizabeth Maxson
Funeral Time: Saturday, January 15th at 10:00AM
MAXSON, Mary Elizabeth “Betty”, 84, wife of the late Dr. William T. “Bill” Maxson II, passed away Tuesday, December 22, 2021 in Dayton, OH. She was born December 8, 1937 in Athens, OH to the late Paul and Elizabeth Beckley. Betty had a degree in library science and worked at The University of Kentucky Medical Library. She was an avid bird watcher. She is survived by her son, Scott (Elisha) Maxson; and two nephews, Brad and Steven Dudash. Other than her husband and parents, she is preceded in death by a sister, Jan Dudash. A 10:00am service will be Saturday, January 15, at Kerr Brothers – Harrodsburg Road with burial following in the Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 PM Friday at the funeral home. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to the Whitefish Point Bird Observatory via the Michigan Audubon society at https://michiganaudubon.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/michiganaudubon/donation.jsp?campaign=26& or: Michigan Audubon, 2310 Science Parkway, Suite# 200 Okemos, MI 48864, with a note that the gift is to be acknowledged in memory of Betty.