went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at the age of 76.  Survived by his loving wife Rose of 55 years, sons: Darrell of Vancouver, Matthew of Kelowna; daughter: Elaine Larmour (Allan) of Vancouver and grandson James; brothers: Tom (Mary) and John; sisters: Mary (Alex-deceased), Rosie, Anne (John-deceased) all of Edmonton .  Also predeceased by his parents, brothers George and Harold.  A special thank you to Dr. Michael Bobyn and the nurses and support staff of Kelowna General Hospital for their compassionate care and professionalism.  Max will be greatly missed by Rose and family and will be remembered as a superb conversationalist and a lover of history and of his Lord.  A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 10:30 am at the Church of God, 3705 Mission Springs Drive, Kelowna, BC, V1W 3L8, with Pastor Harvey Elke officiating.  Interment to follow in Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2 or the Salvation Army Church, 1480 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5Y5.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting  – 250-860-7077.

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