EVART — On Nov. 20, 2013, John William Maxwell, of Evart, passed on.

John was born on April 17, 1946, in Goodrich, and moved to Evart in 1977. John, a simple man, loved to work on vehicles, enjoyed watching animals, playing cards and dominoes, watching wrestling and old movies.

He was the son of Maryann Sands and Harry Maxwell; brother of Marie.

He is survived by his two sisters, Julie and Cheryl; four children, Pamela Maxwell, of Sears, William (Bill) Maxwell, of Hersey, Shawn Maxwell, of Evart, and Amy Maxwell, of Reed City; along with nine grandchildren; and one great-grandson.