Hotchkiss resident Milton Dale Maxwell died Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Paonia Care Center. He was 82.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 16, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Inurnment followed in Mesa View Cemetery in Delta. Services were conducted by Grand Junction VFW Post #1247, Hotchkiss Elks Lodge #1807 and Wilson Head American Legion Post #97.
Mr. Maxwell was born in Lamar Feb. 12, 1934, to Clifford and Nona Lee (Wilson) Maxwell. The family moved to Grand Junction when he was young. He graduated from Grand Junction High School.
He joined the United States Navy where he served for 22 years before retiring.
He was a member of Grand Junction VFW Post #1247, Wilson Head American Legion Post #97 and Hotchkiss Elks Lodge #1807.
He enjoyed playing dominoes with his friends, listening to old country music and hunting.
Mr. Maxwell is survived by many friends and family members.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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