Marlene Dixie Maxwell (Roshon) of Townsend, Delaware, went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 12, 2018.
Born in Arizona in 1933, she lived her younger life with her parents and brother, travelling in Arizona and California. In the early 1950’s, while in college, she met and married Richard Allan Roshon, and they had three sons Russell, Walter, and Troy (deceased).
She worked most of her life as a real estate broker where she enjoyed helping people find the perfect house for their families. When not working, she enjoyed her time pursuing her spiritual growth where she found great peace in the Church.
When she moved to Delaware she lived with her son Walt and his wife Kate, first in Smyrna and then Townsend, before moving into Little Sisters of the Poor where she happily spent the last few years of her life.
She is survived by her sons Russell Roshon (Lisa) of Kent, Washington, Walt Roshon (Kate) of Townsend Delaware, four grand-children, Kaila and Mary in Delaware, Eloi and Skye in Washington, three great-grandchildren Elizabeth, Elijah, and Dakotah as well as many great nieces and nephews. She is proceeded into death by her parents, brother, and son Troy Roshon.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 2 PM at the Little Sisters of the Poor, 185 Salem Church Road, Newark, DE 19713. Friends may call one hour prior to Mass. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to Little Sisters of the Poor at the above address or (http://www.littlesistersofthepoordelaware.org/).