Jul 122013

Maxine Geraldine Shafer Haws, 90, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2013, in Mesa. Funeral services will be held at 10 o’clock this morning (July 12) at the LDS Chapel, 3940 E. Brown Road in Mesa, with visitation at 9 a.m. Internment will be at 4 p.m. at the Taylor Cemetery.
She was born Aug. 6, 1922, in Caney, Kan., to Elmer Thomas Shafer and Jessie May Sprague.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Kenneth George Haws.
Survivors include her children, David (Diane) Haws, Anita (Andrew) Petersen, Debra King, Karen (Joseph) Hansen and Susan Haws; 31 grandchildren; and 40 great-grandchildren.