Max Powell

Obituary of Max LeRoy Powell

Adrian – Max LeRoy Powell, age 82, of Adrian, passed away on September 12, 2019, at his home.


He was born on January 9, 1937, in Adrian to John and Vivian (Dillon) Powell. Max proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He worked for the Ford Rawsonville Plant as an Electrician for 30 years, retiring in 1997. He was a member of the AMVETS Randy P. Hill Post #1957 and The Moose Lodge #1034. Max was an avid golfer, enjoyed shooting pool, solving crossword puzzles, he had a God given talent for making people laugh, and he loved children and his dog, Judy. Max will always be remembered by his friends and family for his big heart and his willingness to lend a helping hand.


Max is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Justice and Sharlene (Leslie) Armstrong; a brother, Gerald (Nancy) Powell; sister-in-law, Rhonda Powell; close friend, Aaron Ricketts; many nieces and nephews, especially his nephew, John Martsolf, whom the family would like to extend a special thank you to for the love and care he gave his Uncle Max. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Debbie Powell; and two brothers, Don and John Powell.


Per Max’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no services at this time.


You may send condolences to the family at Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.

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