Obituary Record

Orville Clarence (Jr.) Axtell
Died on 6/1/1934
Buried in Blair Cemetery

#1-Pilot Tribune 5 July 1934

Infant Axtell Baby Is Buried

Baby Son Of Mr. And Mrs. Orville Axtell Was Buried Monday

Baby Axtell, six-months-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Orville Axtell of west Lincoln street, died suddenly last Saturday evening at Court View hospital, where it had been rushed when it became ill a short time before. The infant had been in excellent health until recently, according to the parents. It was born in January of this year.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Methodist church, with Rev. Walter H. Jackson, pastor officiating. Interment was in the Blair cemetery.

#2-5 July, 1934 - The Enterprise

Orville Clarence, six month old child of Orville and Irene Axtell, died after a short illness, last Sunday morning. The funeral was held Monday afternoon at the Methodist church in charge of the pastor, Rev. Walter H. Jackson, and interment was in the Blair cemetery.

Note: Per Blair Cemetery listing; Name Orval; died 1 June 1934; buried 2 July 1934; Blk 58 Lot 2 Gr 7.

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 7/5/1934