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MAPLETON ~ Maxwell Kent Edelman, infant son of Russell and Alyssa Edelman of Mapleton was stillborn at 7:13 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria.

Surviving are his parents of Mapleton; one brother, Oliver; one sister, Lena, both of Mapleton; his maternal grandparents, Patrick and Cynthia Philipchuck of Park Rapids, Minnesota; paternal grandparents, Walter and Rosetta Edelman of Fairbury; aunts and uncles, Caroline (Ray) Wagner, Kellie (David) Van Rixel, Mark (Karie) Edelman, Dean Edelman, Lisa Edelman, Lori (Nic) Roth, Walter (Janelle) Edelman, Jason (Olivia) Edelman and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Emma Louise Edelman and one uncle, Chad Welborn.  

His graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2019 at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.  Pastor Tim Harkness with Harvest Bible Chapel Peoria will officiate.  Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is assisting the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate, 530 N. E. Glen Oak Avenue, Peoria, IL 61637.

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