Maxine Eloise Bond Lamb
Maxine Eloise Bond Lamb, 80, passed away quietly January 3, 2011. Maxine was born August 29, 1930 to Alvin and Mildred Bond at their farm south of Plains, Kansas. Maxine’s education started at the one-room West Glendale School and she graduated from Plains High School and Friends University in Wichita, Kansas. She taught several years in the public school at Marion, Kansas. She enjoyed working with young people in the Friends Church and attended the International Young Friends Conference in the summer of 1953 where she met Edmund Lamb from Dublin, Ireland who became her husband in 1955. They established their home in Dublin, Ireland.
Maxine was devoted to her family, her friends and her church and now goes to join her husband, Edmund, her parents, her brother, Roger, and dear aunts and uncles in heaven. She leaves behind her sons Roger (Helen) and Alvin (Antionette) in Dublin, daughter Charlotte in Wichita, Kansas and son Wilmer in Leawood, Kansas; siblings, Hubert, Plains, Kansas and Harvey (Jo), Milford, Ohio; and grandchildren and extended families in the States and Ireland.
A memorial service was held January 7, 2011 at Friends Quaker Meeting House in Dublin with burial at Friends Burial Grounds in rural Dublin, Ireland.