A memorial service for Robert James Maxwell, 79, of Wylie was held Oct. 17, 2010, at the Charles W. Smith & Sons Chapel in Sachse.
Mr. Maxwell died Oct. 8 in Wylie.
He was born Jan. 8, 1931, in Philadelphia, Pa. to the late Raymond Austin Maxwell Sr. and Marguerite Percy Maxwell. He served in the United States Air Force and was stationed in the DFW area, where he made his home for the majority of his life.
Survivors incude his wife of 37 years, Sandra Maxwell; sister, Sally Snidow of Leesburg, Va.; daughters, Denise Mallou and her husband Fernando of Rockwall and Reana Estridge and her husband Felix of Wylie; son, Lynn Robinson and his wife Paula of Tavares, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Abby Maxwell, Alex Maxwell, Cory and Sarah Mizell, Brayden Estridge, Christopher Mallou and Shaun Robinson; sister-in-law, Barbara Vanderslice of Sonora, Calif.; brother-in-law, Don Snidow of Virginia.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond Austin Maxwell Sr. and Marguerite Percy Maxwell; son, Warren Scott Maxwell; and brothers, Raymond Austin Maxwell Jr. and Willliam Damerell.