January 9, 1937 - May 20, 2014

Darwin D. Maxwell, age 77 of Bend, OR, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, surrounded by family. He was born January 9, 1937, in Howard, South Dakota to the late Aubrey D. and Bernice M. Maxwell. Darwin is survived by his wife of 54 years, Irmgard (Irma) Maxwell, his daughter, Cynthia (Cindy) Goss, and his son, Wilhelm (Billy) Maxwell, all of Bend, OR; two granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; three brothers and one sister; an aunt, uncle, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Nativity Lutheran Church, 60850 Brosterhous Rd., Bend, OR.

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