April 30, 1942 ~ May 12, 2022
Born in: Hartford, Connecticut
Resided in: Asheville, North Carolina
John Maxwell, a treasured husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Asheville, North Carolina, 3 weeks after celebrating his 80th birthday in Hilton Head, South Carolina, with his family. John grew up in West Hartford, CT, son of John and Patricia (Sullivan) Maxwell. After graduating from St. Anselm’s College, John was proud to have spent nearly 50 years in the insurance industry. Still, his greatest joy was his time with family and friends. John and Jane, his beloved wife of 56 years, retired to Asheville, North Carolina where they entertained, golfed, traveled and talked about how blessed they were to have created such lasting memories. Left to grieve are his wife Jane, sons John (Kristen), Hingham, MA, Darren, Brooklyn, NY, and Jared (Laura) Hingham, MA and 5 adored grandchildren, Grace, Margot, Joe, Griffin, and Reagan. He also leaves behind 2 sisters, Suzanne Bailey-Gates and Linda Crowe, and many nephews, nieces, and cousins. He was predeceased by brothers Robert Maxwell, Jeffrey Maxwell, and sister Laurie Maxwell. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30am on Wednesday May 25th, 2022 at Saint Paul’s Parish 147 North Street, Hingham, MA 02043.
Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.