Frank A. Axe, 86, 11722 Kingfisher Lane, St. Marys, died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, at Otterbein – St. Marys.
He was born Sept. 25, 1925 in St. Marys, the son of Beatrice (Kenefake) and Frank W. Axe. On Nov. 25, 1948, at St. Henry Catholic Church, he married Pauline J. Muhlenkamp, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Gary Axe, of Troy, Robert Axe, of Milford Center; and a daughter Jean Ann Lohmuller of Granger, Ind.
He was preceded in death by two infant children Mary Axe and Joseph Axe.
Mass of Christian Burial is at 10:30 a.m. Thurday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Marys, with the Rev. Anthony E. Cutcher, officiating. Burial with full graveside military rites will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery in St. Marys.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday at the Miller–Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys.
Contributions may be directed to the church or Grand Lake Hospice.
Condolences may be expressed at millerfuneralhomes.net.