Maxine Lucile Laschanzky, 85, passed away on November 8th, 2019 in Lincoln, NE.
Maxine was born February 3, 1934 to Ralph and Olive Schoch outside of Grafton, Nebraska and raised on a farm there. She went to high school at Grafton High School and was a cheerleader. She also raised her own calves for 4-H and loved playing the piano and playing cards with friends. She was most known for cutting coupons and going to stores to get the best deals where she also enjoyed talking to people and they all knew her by name.
She worked at Hinky Dinky as a meat wrapper and at Sysco. She loved to remodel homes and had rental properties. She was passionate about spending time with her family and friends. She enjoyed going to McDonald’s with Norma and other friends for breakfast. She enjoyed baking, especially banana bread with no nuts, peanut butter cookies, and any other special requests. Maxine made sure to be a great friend to everyone and do anything for them. She was also passionate about watching the Nebraska Volleyball team play on TV.
Maxine is survived by her children Larry Laschanzky, Lincoln, Connie Lahm, Denton, grandkids Amber (Aaron) Buell and daughter Tori – Wahoo, Loren (Kim) Laschankzy, and son Peyton – Lincoln, Klinton Laschanzky, and daughter Hayden – Lincoln, Pat (Amanda) Lahm, and son Pete – Denton, Elizabeth Borgman (Chad Buhr), and daughter Presleigh and sons Grayson and Jake – Adams, Riley Laschanzky, and son Kyler – Lincoln, Dustin (Chuvy) Laschanzky and daughters Kamila and Zoey – Chicago, IL, brother Wayne, and special friend Linda Scott, Lincoln.
She was preceded in death by her son, Bruce Laschanzky, parents Ralph and Olive Shoch.
Gravesite celebration of life with family and friends: 1 p.m. Monday, November 18th, Rosehill Cemetary in Waverly. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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