Maxine E. Holland

Maxine E. Holland

OSWEGO — Maxine E. Holland, 86, of Oswego died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 at St. Luke Health Services. 

Mrs. Holland was born in Watertown, the daughter of the late Thomas and Amelda King.  She was a nurse practitioner at Alcan Aluminum, Oswego, until her retirement in 1998. She also worked as the nurse practitioner for Dr. Michael Nupuf, and for the Ladies Home, Oswego. 

Mrs. Holland was a member of the Alcan Retirees. She was an avid knitter and enjoyed making hand-made gifts for her friends, and family. Her grandchildren have happy memories when they hang their Christmas stockings each year, made with love from their “Nana.”

She was predeceased by her husband James Francis Holland in 2007, her daughter Denise Holland in 2011, and her brother Tim King in 2019. 

Mrs. Holland is survived by her children, Debby (Scott) Hege of Oswego, Jim (Kelly) Holland of Oswego, and Tom (Tammy) Holland of Oswego; ten grandchildren, Kristin, Jay, Tom, Samantha, Alyssa, Adam, Corey, Patrick, Nick and Hannah; and five great-grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, with Friar Rick Riccioli, at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego. 

Private burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.  

Calling hours will be 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the funeral home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Trinity Catholic School, where her children and the majority of her grandchildren attended.