Friday, 19 March 2010 00:00Maxine Charles, 89, wife of the late Edwin Charles, formerly of Manhasset, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at Calvary Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Pearl Fox King. She was predeceased by two brothers, Herbert and Lawrence King and her sister Lorraine King Miller.
She is survived by her daughter Heather Alexander and son Michael Charles, by two grandchildren Jamie Alexander Principe and Jeffrey Alexander and three great-grandchildren, Mira, Jesse and Jordan.
Maxine Charles was a member of the Sands Point Bath and Tennis Club, the Village Club, Flower Hill Women’s Club and the Sisterhood of the Community Synagogue in Sands Point.
Burial was private. Shiva was observed at the home of Heather and Stuart Alexander in Stamford, Connecticut on March 14. Contributions can be made to the UJA Federation of New York.