Harold Dean Axe, 67, of Bloomfield, passed away at 2:45 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004 at Bloomington Hospital.
Born March 24, 1937 in Bloomfield, he was the son of Glen H. and Evelyn (Wright) Axe. He was married to Joetta (Allen) Axe.
He was a heavy equipment operator for Rogers. He was a member of the SAL in Bloomfield, the NRA, International Operating Engineers Local 841 in Terre Haute, and a member of the Antioch Christian Church in Bloomfield.
Survivors include: his wife Joetta Axe of Bloomfield; three daughters, Lisa Parsley, Risa Lynn Hamm, and Lori and her husband Roger Sparks, all of Bloomfield; five grandchildren, Alnee Axe, Anika Parsley, Zev Hamm, Holden Hamm, and Malee Sparks, all of Bloomfield; one step-grandson Jace Sparks of Bloomfield and his father Glen H. Axe.
He was preceded in death by his mother Evelyn.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at Jenkins Funeral Home Bloomfield with the Rev. Arlen Pope officiating. Burial will be at Antioch Cemetery, Bloomfield.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.