Maxine F. Marquez

December 20, 1940November 3, 2012

Maxine F. Marquez, 71, of Greeley died Saturday, November 3, 2012 at North Colorado Medical Center. Maxine was born on December 20, 1940 in Las Animas, Colorado to Max and Carmen (Cortez) Ronquillo.

Maxine was raised and educated in Las Animas, where she graduated from high school. She received her Master’s Degree from Colorado State University and was just shy of her Doctorate.

Maxine was a very strong dynamic woman, raising two boys on her own, along with attending university and working as a professor at Aims Community College. She was a world traveler and enjoyed scrapbooking, accounting for her properties and financial endeavors. Her sons were above all and of paramount importance.

Maxine is survived by her two sons, Gabriel Marquez of New York City, New York and Marc Marquez of Greeley; her father, Max Ronquillo of Las Animas and her sister, Margaret Arnold of Poinciana, Florida.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Stoddard Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross in care of Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 West 28th Street, Greeley, Colorado 80634.

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Eric Waldo

November 20, 2012

A really classy lady... Rest in peace, Aunt Maxine.

Ann Aron

November 13, 2012

Maxine was an inspiration to students and wonderful colleague at Aims College. She was a great asset to the Business Division. My deepest sympathy to the family. Ann Aron

Stephanie Henderson

November 9, 2012

We all want to express our deepest sympathy for you and your family Mark. You have been a dear friend for many years. If any of us can do anything to help you through these difficult times please call. You are in our minds and hearts.

Nancy, Stephanie, Shanysa and Mike

Betty Baca Campos

November 9, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

November 8, 2012

Dwane Raile

November 8, 2012

My sympathy and prayers for the family.
Ida (Cada) Heaton
Laird, Co. formerly Las Animas, Co.

November 8, 2012

Gabriel and Marc,
I am so sorry to hear of your very sad news. I know how much Maxine meant to you both and how close you were. Such a devastating loss for you both. My thoughts are with you and your family.
Cordelia Tuck
(Enniskerry, Ireland)

Judy Boker

November 7, 2012

I am saddened to hear about Maxine's passing. I spoke in many of her legal classes throughout the years at Aims and found her to be truly committed to her students and others whose lives she touched. My deepest sympathies to your family. Judy Boker, Paralegal

November 7, 2012

We are so sorry Gabriel and Marc. Deepest sympathy's to you both. Brent & Dorothea Montoya

angel pedrosa

November 7, 2012

My prayers are with you and family....