In Loving Memory

Maxine Greif Klein, d. November 2, 2014



In Loving Memory

November 26, 1929 – November 2, 2014

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Maxine Greif Klein passed away, Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the age of 84. She was a longtime resident of Pensacola, Florida.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Jerome F. Klein, her parents, Max Arnold and Mary Bergman Greif, her twin sons, Richard William and Robert Eugene and her brothers, Eugene, Richard, and Max Earl.

She is survived by four children, Mary Elizabeth (Aaron), Michael Alan, Mark Edward and Max William; one granddaughter, Brittany Klein Burson (John) and great-grandson, Jackson Cooper; two sisters, Patricia and Theresa.

Maxine was born in Glen Elder, Kansas and graduated St. John Hospital School of Nursing in Salina, Kansas and worked in various roles as a nurse since 1950.  Later retired after 27 years from the Escambia County School system as a health education instructor at Beggs Education Center and school nurse at Holmes Elementary School.  She was a faithful parishioner at St. Mary’s in Pensacola. She lived life to the fullest and had a huge capacity to love and be loved and was devoted to her family.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am, on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Christ the King Catholic Church in Daphne, Alabama. A Rosary will be said at 9:30 am, and the family will receive friends at 10:00 am.  Celebrant of the Mass will be Fr. Matthew J. O’Connor.  Interment will be in Belforest Catholic Cemetery. 

Expressions of condolence may be offered at Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.


  1. Margie Mauer

    So sorry to hear of Maxine’s passing. She is at peace and out of pain now.

  2. R.Gaines

    To: The Klein Family.
    I am sorry for your lost.May your love for Maxine the loving memories she shared with you.May they bring comfort and strength to endure the days ahead.

  3. Eric and Kathy

    Maxine’s Family:

    It was our privilege to get to know Maxine these past few years. The will she showed to continue to fight throughout all she was going through was truly remarkable and a testament to her selfless love for her family.
    She’s amongst the ones who have a special place in heaven.


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