Maxine, as she was known, was the fifth of nine children born to David and Viola Parsons VanMeter.
She was educated in Marion County schools and in June 1942 she married Harry Richard "Dick" Sine.
Together, they raised five children, and upon Dick's retirement, they moved to Florida.
In 1989, Dick passed away and Maxine remained in Florida until her passing.
Maxine is survived by her daughter, Virginia "Ginger" (John) Bunner, Homosassa, Florida; sons, Edward Sine, Evergreen, Colorado, Roger (Rebecca Tennant) Sine, McSherrystown, Pennsylvania. Also surviving are siblings, Wilma Jean Douse and Pauline Huffman, along with 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Maxine was predeceased by son, Harry Richard "Dickie" Sine Jr., and daughter, Carol Jean Kirtley, along with six siblings.
Maxine will be interred next to her husband Dick in Avon Park, Florida. Private family services.
Published on May 21, 2017