Mary (nee Green) Axtell

Mary (nee Green) Axtell, 98, of Brookfield, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009.

Mary is survived by her son, Jack (Joan) Axtell of Milwaukee; daughter, Janet (John) Cesarz of Genesee; six grandchildren, Tom, Ed and Bob (Wendy) Axtell, and Peter (Nita) Cesarz and Benjamin (Kelly) Cesarz and Carol (Jerry) Luzcak; great-grandchildren, Isabella, Deven and Elina Mary Cesarz, and Adam, Evan and Austin Axtell and Stephanie Luzcak.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Axtell, and daughter, Susan.

Funeral services will be held beginning with visitation at 3:30 p.m. and services at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2931 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., in the Bay View neighborhood of Milwaukee. Interment will be at 3 p.m. Monday, March 2 at Arlington Park Cemetery, Milwaukee.

Memorials are suggested to Grace Presbyterian Church.

The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Care-Age of Brookfield for the loving care they gave to Mary.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 Summit Ave., Highway 67, Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For more information, please call 567-4457 or visit