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 Elmer Clay Axmear

Elmer Clay Axmear

Keswick, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA
Death 19 Nov 1974 (aged 93)
Thornburg, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Delta, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 40467898 · View Source
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ELMER CLAY AXMEAR, 93, of Thornburg, died Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 19, 1974, at the English Valleys Nursing Care Center, North English.

Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 22, at 1:30 p.m., at the Fremont Funeral Chapel in What Cheer, with the Rev. John Ballensky officiating.

Interment was in Garrett cemetery.

Elmer was born Aug. 5, 1881, near Keswick, the son of William and Mary Earnestena Schuble Axmear.

He was married Sept. 11, 1926 to Myrtle Kramer in Ottumwa. She preceded him in death Nov. 16, 1963. He later married Lucille West, in Thornburg. She later passed away January 11, 1972.

Elmer was a retired farmer and lived in the Keswick and Thornburg communities all of his life.

He was also preceded in death by his parents, two daughters, one son, two sisters and two brothers.

My sincere thanks to Netha Meyer's Obituary Collection.

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  • Created by: Patty Wimpsett Killion
  • Added: 9 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40467898
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elmer Clay Axmear (5 Aug 1881–19 Nov 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40467898, citing Garrett Cemetery, Delta, Keokuk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Patty Wimpsett Killion (contributor 47080843) .