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Obituary for Winston Remi Maxwell

October 9, 1925 - November 25, 2017
San Antonio, Texas | Age 92

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Winston Remi Maxwell, beloved father, grandfather and great grandfather, went to be with his heavenly Father on Saturday, November 25, 2017. He was born on October 9, 1925 New York City, NY, and moved to San Antonio, Texas, at the age of two, to live with his grandmother, Helen C. Burns. Winston joined the Navy in 1943, and was sent to Kingsville Naval Air Station and Lakehurst, NJ, to parachute material school. He received an honorable discharge in 1945, and spent the next 5 years in Greensboro, NC, Dayton. OH, and in San Antonio, Texas, where he met the love of life. He reenlisted in the Korean Conflict in 1950. And was sent to the USS Princeton for sea trials and then to the Marshall Islands.

Winston was honorably discharged in 1951 and returned to San Antonio to marry Virginia Wynn Stanfield on November 11, 1951. He then began a 30 plus year career at Kelly Air Force Base, retiring in 1984. Winston and Virginia loved traveling and looked forward to their yearly overseas trips.

Winston was preceded in death by Virginia in 2006. He is survived by his daughter, Elaine Maxwell Hubbard and husband, Bob, of Canton, TX; grandsons, Brian Robert Hubbard and wife Vanessa, of Katy, TX, and Jason Maxwell Hubbard and wife, Lisa of Canton, TX; great grandchildren, Jillian Lanee, Brian Robert Jr., Cadan Graham, of Katy, TX and Shayne Avery, Canton, TX.

Visitation will be on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Porter Loring on McCullough.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE WITH MILITARY HONORS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
2:30 P.M.
FORT SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
1520 HARRY WURZBACH

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1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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