THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Kathy L. Axtell
Issue Date: September 19, 2019
Kathy Lynn (Konell) Axtell, 67, of Daggett, Mi., passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at home surrounded by family.
Born July 11, 1952 in Menominee, Mi., to the late Andrew and Beverly Jean (Spaude) Konell, she married Dennis Axtell on June 28, 1986 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Daggett. She worked for 23 years at Emerson and most recently at Maple Ridge Group Home in Stephenson.
She enjoyed camping, scrapbooking, taking care of her flowers and getting together with friends from work, but her best times were spent with family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, Dennis of Daggett; a daughter, Andrea (Tony) Starzynski of Stephenson; two sons, Jerrod (Robin) Frenzel of Suamico and Justin (Amanda) Axtell of Green Bay; five grandchildren and a brother, Terry (Pam) Konell of Daggett.
Among her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Randy Konell.
Family will receive friends at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home in Stephenson on Friday, Sept., 20 from 4 p.m. until time of a funeral service at 7 p.m. Pastor Kit Bogan will officiate with burial in Riverside Cemetery in Menominee. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be directed to Dennis Axtell.