John J. Maxim Jr., 1946-2019

CANFIELD — John J. Maxim Jr., 73, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 14, 2019 at his home.

John was born Oct. 9, 1946, in Youngstown, a son of John J. and Grace V. Hull Maxim Sr.

John was a 1965 graduate of Liberty High School and served his country as a member of the U.S. Army.

He was employed by General Motors Lordstown Complex for 35 years, retiring in 2007.

He was an avid golfer, enjoyed horse racing and was a loyal fan of Cleveland sports teams.

John is survived by his wife of 36 years, the former Barbara A. Mikita, whom he married Sept. 22, 1983; his daughter, Courtney J. Maxim of Cleveland; and his brothers, Jim (Catherine) Maxim of Girard and Ed Maxim of Liberty.

Besides John’s parents, he was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Cayle Grayce.

Family and friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Canfield Chapel, followed by an 11 a.m. service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the family. Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this obituary and send condolences.

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