Maxine B. Bull, 93, of Davenport, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2012 of natural causes. Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, December 13 at the Wellman Cemetery in Wellman, Iowa.
Maxine Bernice Bull was born December 5, 1919 at Wellman, Iowa, daughter of Harley and Lola (Mathes) Bull. She received her education in country school near Wellman and continued her education in Chicago, IL where she studied cosmetology. Maxine worked as a beautician all her life working in Milwaukee before settling in Davenport where she owned her own shop. In the past two months her health had declined and moved closer to family that lived in Dysart. Her death came at the Ravenwood Nursing and Rehab Center in Waterloo where she died on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the age of 93 years. Maxine enjoyed traveling with friends, attending the symphony, plays and musicals. She also enjoyed her church, animals, reading the Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger Letter daily. She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister Beatrice and one brother Marvin. She is survived by her brother Delmar Lee (Ardith) Bull of Dysart.