Mary (Logan) “Sis” Maxwell

September 22, 1953 - March 14, 2023

Mary (Logan) “Sis” Maxwell, age 69, of New Castle, DE, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 14, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on September 22, 1953, she was a daughter of the late Harry C. and Jewel (Noble) Logan, Sr. Sis dedicated her life to her family, especially her children. While Sis spent most of her life as a homemaker and mother, she also spent time as a crossing guard and worked at Avon, retiring in 2009.

Sis also dedicated a significant portion of her life as a member of the Holloway Terrace Ladies Auxiliary, where she held several offices, including President. Sis took pride in organizing several fundraisers for the organization for many years. She enjoyed bowling in her younger years and watching her children play various sports. As she got older, Sis adored the time she spent with her grandchildren and enjoyed teaching them to bake.

In addition to her parents, Sis was preceded in death by her sister, Brenda Logan. She is survived by her loving husband, William Sr.; siblings, Harry (Ronnie), twin brother William (Mary Lou), Kenneth (Michelle), and Beverly (Edward); her children, William Jr. (Nicole), Harry (Loretta), Michael (Tina), and Robert (Susan); 11 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Monday, March 27, 2023, at Holloway Terrace Fire Company, 700 West Ave, New Castle, DE. Services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Sis’s memory to Holloway Terrace Fire Company, Ladies Auxiliary, 700 West Ave, New Castle, DE 19720.


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23 Condolences for Mary (Logan) “Sis” Maxwell

  • Tot the entire Maxwell/Logan family. It is hard for me to express myself online. Let me first say, I am so very sorry for the loss of your wife, mom, grandmother, sister. Sis was a good friend and I’m sorry that we didn’t stay as close as we once were. Your entire family has my deepest sympathy. Know that she was loved and is in a better place now with no pain or suffering.

  • May she rest in peace. Sincere condolences to your family. She will be missed.


  • How sad to hear this news. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I wish I could make the viewing, but I have to be in Philly for treatment. I’m sorry for not being there for you guys.

  • Im so sorry to hear of Sissy’s death the family is so special to me , and all her family
    RIP Sissy u are now with your special Mom ,Dad and Brenda. …..
    Betty Nesci

  • There are no words to express how we all feel just want to say I will miss you always remember all the good times. We had our trips to the beach and at the firehouse are you God bless you I watch over your children and your family love, you alway cuz

  • Bill and family,
    We heard of Sissy’s passing and arr sorry for your loss. We always enjoyed our front yard talks and knowing we had great neighbors that we could always count on. She will always be remembered and will be missed.
    You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Norman, Margaret, Kyle and Sam Casson

  • Sending our deepest condolences to the Maxwell and Logan families.
    May she rest in peace and your hearts smile just a little sooner with all of your fond memories you shared with her. God Bless

  • So sad to hear the news. Thinking of the entire family during this time. I’ve worked with so many people from this family and I’m sure she is very proud of each and every one of you. Bless you all.

  • I am so sorry for you’re loss! Another of our Holloway Terrace family has passed. Bless her and family.

  • Our sincere condolences to the Maxwell and Logan families. Celebrating her life and knowing that Sis is at rest and in peace is the tribute she would want🙏

  • A limb has fallen from the family tree.
    I keep hearing a voice that says, “Grieve not for me”.
    Remember the best times, the laughter, the song.
    The good life I lived while I was strong.
    Sissy you are the rock I needed and the friend I always had. You are going to be missed. I love you

  • Sis u pu were the heart of that Fite station
    . And you did so much for Dianne and Guido Camponelli. (Campy) before they passed. You were always there for everyone. I can’t believe I just talked to you 3 days ago and now your gone. You will be truly missed

  • Sorry for your loss

  • Very sorry to hear about Sis. She was a terrific wife, mother and grandmother. Sending condolences to Bill Sr, Bill Jr, Mike, Harry and Bobby and to Harry, Bill, Satch and Tiny.

  • Condolences to Family and Friends at this most difficult time. God Bless!

  • On behalf of the Officers and Members of the Citizens’ Hose Company, Smyrna, DE, we send our sincere condolences to Mary’s Family and to the members of the Holloway Terrace Fire Company. Rest Easy Sis.

  • To my good friends Bobby, Billy, Harry and Mike; my deepest thoughts and prayers for your Mom who we lost way too early. My sincere condolences for the great Maxwell family. Peace.

  • So sorry for your loss

  • Very sorry for your loss. Your mom was like a second mom to me as as a kid. Billy, Michael, Harry I am sorry. My heart goes out to you. Big Bill always looked up to you. Thank you. Your guys are the best. My dad spoke very high of you all.

  • So sorry for your loss Bill ! Prayers for you and Mary and family 🙏🏻 !

  • To the Maxwell/Logan family my deepest condolences on the loss of your wife, mother, grandmother, and sister sending prayers to you

    Love Glenda

  • My sincere condolences to the Maxwell and Logan families may she rest in peace.

  • Sissy you have always been there for my grandmother thank you very very much. Rest In Peace you will be missed by all of us.