Henry R. “Butch” Maksim, 71, of West Newton, died Wednesday, January 22, 2020. He was born September 26, 1948, a son of the late Henry and Iva Mae (Oblak) Maksim. Butch was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving in the Army. Prior to retirement he was employed as an aviation mechanic and was formerly employed by Westinghouse. Surviving are a son, Eric Maksim; a brother, Terry Maksim; nieces, Missy Risko-Intrepido and husband, Patrick and Ryan Johnson and husband, David; and a nephew, Ian Maksim. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Risko. Friends will be received 2-4 & 6-7pm, followed by a memorial service at 7pm, Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, 901 Vine St. West Newton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with expenses. Condolences and donations may be left at http://www.mccauleyfuneralhomes.com
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