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Maxine Ann Burkhammer

February 4, 1936 - September 22, 2011

In Loving Memory of Maxine Ann Burkhammer, a 44 year resident of Lomita. Born on February 4, 1936 in Topeka, Kansas. She went to be with the Lord peacefully on September 22, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Richard Leland Burkhammer, and her son, Michael. Maxine is survived by her children, J…read more

In Loving Memory of Maxine Ann Burkhammer, a 44 year resident of Lomita. Born on February 4, 1936 in Topeka, Kansas. She went to be with the Lord peacefully on September 22, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Richard Leland Burkhammer, and her son, Michael. Maxine is survived by her children, Jeffrey (Toni Sue), Timothy (Toni Marie), Tiana (Gloria), Diana, Russell (Susan), her grandchildren Christopher (Brandy), Rebecca (Jake), Kevin (Lacey), Andriana, Anthony (Liz), Theresa,Katrina, Anna Mae, and Zacharie. Also her great-grandchildren Conner, Nathan, Benjamin, Keaton, Kaleb, Kortney, Trinity, Violet, Tegan, A.J., and Camrin. She is also survived by her sister, Barbara Hutchinson (Keith) and brother, Richard Howitz. Maxine was a retired Torrance Postal employee of 30 years. Her passion was volunteering her time and talents to various organizations such as the Chamber of Commerce, Meals on Wheels, Lomita City Hall, Lomita-Harbor City Kiwanis Club, B.P.O.E. (Elks), St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church Women’s Society, and the Moose Lodge. She handmade dolls for Children’s Hospital and donated to various charities. She was an active parishioner of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Her services will be held at A. M. Gamby Funeral Home Chapel located at 25001 Narbonne Avenue, Lomita, CA, with a reception to follow at the Lomita-Harbor City Kiwanis Club, 24822 Narbonne Avenue, Lomita, CA. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to the St. Margaret Mary Church, in Maxine’s name. A. M. Gamby Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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