Cecil Max Goeldner, 75, of Maumelle died Monday, March 18, 2013. He was born July 3, 1937 in Butler County, Kan. to Cecil B. and Hazel Maxine MacKay Goeldner. He was a member of First United Methodist Church and lead guitarist of The Grandpas. He was a Boeing employee. Then he co-founded Data Center Inc. in Kansas, and Pacesetter in Michigan, and was a Computer Systems Analyst for Systematics for Alltel.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Donna Elaine Goeldner.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia (Dunham) Goeldner of Maumelle; daughter, Layla Cecil Goeldner of Saudi Arabia; son, Kevin Blake Goeldner of Aledo, Texas; grandchildren, Nadia, Maria, Dania, Abdulrahman, Omar, Grace and Seth; and great-grandchildren, Abdullah, Jena, Adam, Tariq and Sami.

A funeral was held Saturday, March 23, 2013 at First United Methodist Church, Maumelle. Burial was in El Paso Cemetery in Derby, Kan.

The family requests memorials be made to the Youth Program at First United Methodist Church, 1201 Edgewood Drive, Maumelle, Arkansas 72113.

Sign oline guest book at www.SmithFamilyCares.com.