WAPPIMGERS FALLS, N.Y. —Lillian Maxwell Owen, of Wappingers Falls, passed away peacefully June 22, 2016 at Wingate at Dutchess. She was 92.
She was born Jan. 5, 1924, in Chelsea, N.Y., to the late Maitland and Inez Pickney Maxwell.
She married William Owen June 20, 1948, at Zion Church in Wappingers.
Owen was a retired technician in the engineering department at IBM for 33 years prior to her retirement in 1982. She enjoyed dancing and traveling.
She is survived by her sister Charlotte Harris of LaGrangeville; niece Sherri Olmstead and her husband Gary; and nephew Eugene Harris.
She was predeceased by her husband William in 2005.
Funeral services will be private for the family only with interment at Fishkill Rural Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The John T. Sloper Community Fund of the Community Foundation of Dutchess County, 80 Washington Street Suite 201, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
Her final arrangements have been entrusted to Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Home, Fishkill
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