Maxine “Maggie” Frances Pinion
June 15, 1948 – May 29, 2017
Maggie grew up in East St. Louis, and her family moved to O’Fallon when she was a teenager. She graduated from O’Fallon Township High School in 1966. She worked as a cook throughout the metro-east , and retired from Rosewood Care Center, Swansea, 10 years ago. She loved playing bingo and was a headstrong and opinionated, yet very loving mother with a heart of gold.
She was preceded in death by her parents Allan and Katherine, nee Spores, Meyer; brother Glen Meyer, sister Ginger Stiles; son-in-law Robby Keniley; and father-in-law Bob “A.C.” Pinion.
Surviving are her husband of 50 years, Melvin Pinion, whom she married March 17, 1967 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; her children Kim Keniley, Christopher (Laura) Pinion, Melanie (Jimmy) Pinion, Eric (David Aromando) Pinion, and Leah Pinion; six grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and one great-grandbaby on the way. Also surviving are her sisters Sandra (Clyde) Mager, Barbara Miller; mother-in-law Mary Pinion; brother-in-law Marvin Pinion; sister-in-law Cathy Bacigalupo; and several nieces and nephews.
Online condolences may be offered at www.wfh-ofallon.com.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 9:30 – 11:30 am, Friday, June 2, 2017 at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, 102 W. Washington St., O’Fallon.
Funeral: 11:30 am, Friday, June 2, 2017, at the funeral home, with Pastor Ron Woods officiating. Burial will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Illinois.