Elizabeth Towle Maxwell

August 6, 1916 - February 17, 2011
Elizabeth Towle Maxwell


Elizabeth Towle Maxwell, passed away Thursday, February 17, 2011 after a long illness in Wilmington, NC at age 94.

Betty was born on August 6, 1916 in Philadelphia, PA the daughter of the late Joseph H. and Grace Brown Towle of Chestnut Hill. She married her late husband Morris Clothier Maxwell in 1946 and lived in Ardmore and Haverford until her husband passing and then resided in Monterey, Virginia until 2007 when she moved to Wilmington to be near her daughter.

Surviving is her son Morris Clothier Maxwell, Jr. of Pensacola, FL and daughter Whitney Vogel of Wilmington, two grandchildren Kirstin Clothier and Connor Kenneth Vogel, step-children Walter Clothier Maxwell of Kingston, NY, and Dr. Natalie Maxwell Hauptman of New York York City, several nieces and nephews also survive.

A memorial service is being planned in June at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, PA.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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