- February 11, 1946 - February 12, 2013
- Adrian, Michigan
of Max's Passing
- Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor choice or Hospice of Lenawee.
Hospice of Lenawee
1903 Wolf Creek Highway
Adrian, MI 49221
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“To my Dear Friends,my heart goes out to you all.I just wish I could be there.Max was very Blessed to have been born into the Soto Family,and The Soto...Read More »
1 of 28 | Posted by: Rosie A.Herrera - San Antonio , TX
“Thoughts and Prayers with you all today. Celebrate Max's life!
2 of 28 | Posted by: Steve Loop - Perrysburg, OH
“Im so sorry for your lost you were loved by alot of people and you will be missed R.I.P.Brother Max G Soto go be with the Angel now from the Cortez!!...Read More »
3 of 28 | Posted by: Celia Cortez - Adrian,, MI
“So very sorry to hear of your lost. Our prays and thoughts are with you and your family.
Larry and Diane Deveau
4 of 28 | Posted by: Larry Deveau - Adrian, MI
“May God bless and comfort you Theresa and children. may the Peace of God surround you in a time like this. You 'll always have a place in the Soto's...Read More »
5 of 28 | Posted by: Mr. & Mrs. Miguel Soto Sr - MI
We were very sorry to hear of Maxs' passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May you find some peace in your many happy memories...Read More »
6 of 28 | Posted by: Larry snd Mary Schroeder - Adrian, MI
I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
7 of 28 | Posted by: Joyce Miller - Adrian, MI
“Theresa, my deepest condolences to you and your family. I just heard the news about your loss of Max. My heart is so deeply saddened for you. Loss is...Read More »
8 of 28 | Posted by: Deb Reaume - Adrian, MI - Friend
“Dear Theresa I'm deeply sorry about your lost it is hard to pick the right words to help comfort you. Except for the fact that you have alot of...Read More »
9 of 28 | Posted by: Daniel P.Atkinson - Adrian, MI
“Dear Soto Family -
Max took care of our lawn and snow removal needs for many years...we always were so appreciative of his excellent work and...Read More »
10 of 28 | Posted by: Daughters of the American Revolution - MI
I am so sorry for your loss of Max~I pray that you can find comfort in knowing he is in God's beautiful paradise. I will miss his...Read More »
11 of 28 | Posted by: Cindy Gutierrez - Blissfield, MI
So sorry to hear of Max's passing. Will truly miss his ever present smile & gentle way. Truly a hard working, conscientious man who was...Read More »
12 of 28 | Posted by: Jeff Lewin - Adrian, MI - Friend
“We offer our most sincere sympathies for all the family members of Mr. Soto. As friends of Allison, we have heard many stories of her father. He...Read More »
13 of 28 | Posted by: Steve and Pat DuBois - Tecumseh, MI
“We will miss you Max - a true gift to our family. Love you always.
14 of 28 | Posted by: Barbara Weber - Teutopolis, IL
“I LOVE YOU TIO I HAVE A LOT OF MEMORIES ILL HOLD ON FOR EVER YOU WELL ALLWAYS B IN MY HEART I LOVE YOU UNCKLE MAX I JUST WISHED I GOT TO TELL YOU BUT...Read More »
15 of 28 | Posted by: JOHN AND CECELIA HAWKINS - toledo, OH
“To the Soto family--I so sorry to hear of Max's passing. I knew he was a hard working man with the willingness to achieve and he succeeded. He is a...Read More »
16 of 28 | Posted by: Carolyn Alcorta-Barrett - Toledo, OH
I was sorry to hear of your loss. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
17 of 28 | Posted by: Mary Weeber - Blissfield, MI
“Theresa & Family,
I was deeply saddened to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
18 of 28 | Posted by: Jaki Smith - Adrian, MI - Friend
“Our deepest sympathy to the family. We are so sorry for your loss. We pray that the angels surround you all & bathe you with comfort during this...Read More »
19 of 28 | Posted by: Emilie & Tony Hawken - Adrian, MI
“I did not know Max, except through his daughter, Allison. Her stories about him tell me that the world has lost a very special person. My heart and...Read More »
20 of 28 | Posted by: Pam Ames - Cement City, MI , MI
“We extend our deepestsympath to Theresa and the Soto Family. May Max's Memory be Eternal.. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
The Haddad...Read More »
21 of 28 | Posted by: Inad & Liliane Haddad - Adrian, MI
“Love you primo
22 of 28 | Posted by: gloria rink - adrian, MI - cousin
“I am sorry for your loss mr Soto was a great man. I have many memories for when i was a child.
23 of 28 | Posted by: Amanda carrico - adrian, MI
“Dear Theresa -
I am so very sorry for your loss. I did not know Max well BUT I know of him...respected business owner, loving Husband, Father and...Read More »
24 of 28 | Posted by: Ann Hinsdale-Knisel - Sand Creek, MI
“You were a wonderful part of our family. I will miss you so, but I find comfort in knowing your at peace and in a wonderful place, till we meet again...Read More »
25 of 28 | Posted by: Yesenia Ibarra - Southgate, MI
“May God wash you in waves of peace and comfort. I'm sorry for the pain of this loss. God Bless you and your family.
26 of 28 | Posted by: Patty Clark - Manitou Beach, MI
“On behalf of the Adrian Noon Rotary Club - Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We will miss Max.
27 of 28 | Posted by: Carol Souchock
SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSE I AND MARCY SEND OUR PRAYERS TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.
28 of 28 | Posted by: DAVID LOOP - ADRIAN MICHIGAN
Max G. Soto, age 67 of Adrian, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born February 11, 1946, in Adrian, to Maximo R. and Natividad (Gomez) Soto. On February 29, 1980, he married Theresa Willenborg in Adrian and she survives. He served in the U.S. Army from 1968 – 1970. Max was the owner and operator of Soto's Lawn Care and Snow Removal. Max was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the American Legion. One of Max's greatest passions in life was spending time golfing.
In addition to his wife, Theresa, of 32 years, he is survived by two sons, John (Vicki) Arevalo of Toledo, Max A. (Laura) Soto of Adrian; two daughters, Allison (Ryan) Skeels of Adrian, and Raquel (Eric) Isaacson of Phoenix; two brothers, Marcos (Melissa) Soto of Adrian, and Ricardo Soto of Adrian; seven sisters, Beatrice G. (Julia) Soto of Adrian, Linda Ibarra of Toledo, Hilda (Douglas) Leith of Adrian, Louisa (Eddie) Cantu of Somerset, Elizabeth (Ramiro) Rosas of Adrian, Adriana (Anthony) Vasquez of Adrian and Gloria (Joe) Villalobos of Adrian; three grandchildren, Alana Arevalo, Mya Soto and Van Skeels. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Abel and Patrick and three sisters, Marylou and Raquel in infancy and Mary at birth.
Funeral services for Max will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Mr. John Solis officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice or Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.