Maxine Falk

HANSKA — Maxine Falk, 77, of Hanska died Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at her home.

A gathering of family and friends will be 4 – 7 PM Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Minnesota Valley Funeral NORTH CHAPEL in New Ulm.

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Maxine is survived by her husband, Harry Falk of Hanska; a son, Dan (Sara) Falk of Mankato; seven grandchildren; two great grandchildren; sisters, Marlene (Jim) Brown of St. Peter, Helen (Ron) Pabst of Bloomington; and by her brothers, Jim “Chick” Heck of New Ulm and Edwin “Nuggie” (Jeanette) Heck of Cleveland.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Rick and Jim; and by a grandson Adam.

Maxine Florence Heck was born December 14, 1941 in New Ulm to Edwin and Mary (Weir) Heck. She was united in marriage to Harry Falk on August 7, 1965 at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Maxine worked various jobs throughout her life including being employed at Tony Downs Foods in St. James until her retirement. She enjoyed playing cards, fishing, collecting and spending time with her grandson Tyler.