Friday, August 5th, 2011
Mary M. Axe, 89, St. Marys, died Aug. 4, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
She was born Jan. 15, 1922, in St. Marys to August "Gus" and Nettie Mae Bower Schaffer. On Dec. 24, 1945, she married Richard "Red" Axe, who died in 1978.
Surviving are daughters, Sharon (Otto) Schrolucke, St. Marys, and Pamela Axe, St. Marys; and a grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Deceased are brothers, Orley "Mike" and Ferd Schaffer, and sisters, Hazel Vining, Goldie Slemmons and Lonnie Harruff.
She attended St. Marys City Schools and was a homemaker.
Service is 11 a.m. Tuesday at Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Robert Warren officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens near Moulton.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.
Condolences may be left at millerfuneralhomes.net.