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loose clipping, source unknown 26 June 1972
Mr. McAlister (Max) Irving, 76, of 333 Harden, Antioch,
died suddenly from a heart attack at his home, Monday, June
26. He was born January 18, 1896 in Russell, Illinois and
resided in Wadsworth before moving to Antioch in 1919.
Mr. Irving was a member of the Millburn Congregational
Church and was a 50 year member of both the Millburn
Masonic Lodge No. 127 AF-AM and the Millburn chapter No.
570 of Eastern Star. A member of the Lake County Farm
Bureau, Mr. Irving retired as a farmer 15 years ago. He had
also served in the U.S. Army during World War I. H married
the former Carrie Anderson on March 14, 1922 in Waukegan
and they had celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this
He is survived by his widow, Carrie; 2 sons, Donald and
Glenn; 2 brothers, John Irving of Wadsworth, and Warren
Irving of Kenosha; 4 sisters, Mrs. Vera Ryckman of
Wadsworth, Mrs. Mabel Patton of Amarillo, Texas, Mrs.
Carrie Dixon of Huron, South Dakota, and Mrs. Belle Summers
of McAllen, Texas; also 3 grandchildren.
Private services were held Wednesday, June 28 at 1:30 p.m.
at the STRANG FUNERAL HOME, 1055 Main, Antioch with Mr.
Robert Caldwell of Millburn Congregational Church
officiating. Interment was in Millburn Cemetery.