Maxine Schwab Melin passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017, after a brief illness.\n\nMaxine was the loving daughter of Amelia Walker and William Schwab, late of Los Angeles, CA, and the beloved mother of Nancy Norman Davies, who survives her. She is also survived by a loving sister, Irene McCamey, several nieces and nephews, four stepchildren and many step-grandchildren. \n\nMaxine was the widow of Roy Melin, who predeceased her on April 13, 2003. A previous marriage to David L. Norman ended in divorce.\n\nMaxine and Roy spent many happy years RV-ing across the country and dancing up a storm. She also dedicated many hours to genealogical research as she was especially proud of her Volga German heritage.