MORRIS, Ill. — Jacqueline “Jackie” Axe-Hamby, 73, of Morris,
Illinois, and formerly of Saint Marys and Lima, died at 4:58 a.m.
Monday, June 23, 2014, at Morris Hospital, Morris, Illinois.
She was born June 28, 1940, in Saint Marys, Ohio, the daughter of Francis and Anna Mae (Griner) Axe.
is survived by her five children: Kathy (Gary) Musser of Elida, Ohio,
Dan (Becca Moix) Copsey of Covington, Kentucky, Kelly (Doyal) Armitage
of Morris, Illinois, Doug (Bobbie) Copsey of Panama City, Florida, and
Dana Copsey of Morris, Illinois. She is survived by her grandchildren:
Jessica, Amanda, Sarah, Josh, Anna, John, Robert, Joseph and Julianna;
by her great-grandchildren: Jase, Jadyn, Jordin, Jackson, Hendley, Levi,
Ella and Samara. She is survived by her siblings: Jerry Axe of Holland,
Ohio, Jim Axe of Bentonville, Arkansas, Marilyn Parks of Van Wert, Bill
Axe of Rockford, Illinois, Joe Axe of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Jackie was a 1957
graduate of Saint Marys Memorial High School. She was a homemaker, and
held many positions in the service industry. She made many friends in
the Lima, Saint Marys and Van Wert communities. She was a member of Holy
Rosary Catholic Church in Saint Marys.
Mass of Christian
Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Holy Rosary
Catholic Church, the Reverend Barry Stechschulte, celebrant. Burial will
follow at Gethsemane Cemetery, Saint Marys.
may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Miller-Long and Folk
Funeral Home, 314 West High Street, Saint Marys, Ohio, where memorial
donations may be directed to Friends of Holy Rosary School.
Condolences may be sent to Jackie’s family via Millerfuneralhomes.net.