Carol Axt, age 85, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, formerly of Glencoe, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at Ecumen Pines Assisted Living in Hutchinson, Minnesota.
Funeral Service will be held Monday, January 18, 2021, 11:00 A.M. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota, with internment following at the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held Monday, January 18, 2021, from 10:00-11:00 A.M., one-hour prior the service at the church.
Online Guest Book is available at www.mcbridechapel.com
Carol Edna Axt was born on August 22, 1935, in Glencoe, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Art and Ella (Meyer) Brinkman. Carol was baptized as an infant on September 15, 1935, and later was confirmed in her faith as a youth on May 15, 1949, both by Rev. Alfred Streufert at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota. Her confirmation verse was Psalm 27:4. She received her education in Glencoe, Minnesota, graduating with the Glencoe High School Class of 1953.
On November 27, 1954, Carol was united in marriage to Darwin Axt by Rev. A. H. Fellwock at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota. Carol and Darwin made their home in Glencoe. After Darwin passed away, Carol made her home in Richmond and Hutchinson, Minnesota. Their marriage was blessed with two children, Kevin and Jilann. Carol and Darwin shared over 39 years of marriage until Darwin passed away on December 31, 1993.
Carol worked at Green Giant in Glencoe and 3M Company in Hutchinson. After 30 years at 3M, she retired in January 1991. She was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe. Carol was also a member of the Hutchinson American Legion Auxiliary Post #96.
Carol enjoyed bingo, pull tabs, solitaire, jigsaw puzzles, reading and decorating for Christmas. She loved to watch the Minnesota Twins, the Vikings and a devout watcher of Days of our Lives. Carol also enjoyed being with the family dogs. Family was very important to her and she treasured the time spent with them and her friends.
Carol passed away on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at Ecumen Pines Assisted Living in Hutchinson, Minnesota, at the age of 85 years, 4 months and 21 days.
Blessed be her memory.
Carol is survived by her;
Son, Kevin Axt and his significant other, Katie Dwinnell, of Eden Valley, MN;
Daughter, Jilann Axt and her husband, Mike Schiesl, of Hutchinson, MN;
Grandchildren, Nicholas Axt and his wife, Renae,
Christopher Axt and his significant other, Kelli,
Elizabeth Anderson and her husband, Luke,
Zachary Radunz and his wife, Kayla;
Great Grandchildren, Emma Axt, Isabella Axt, Devin Axt, Garrett Axt, Gavin Anderson, Quinn Anderson, Baby Radunz coming May 2021;
Sister, Arlaine Farber of Annandale, MN;
Sisters-In-Law, Jeannette Brinkman of Glencoe, MN,
Lorna Brinkman of Glencoe, MN;
Nieces, Nephews, Other relatives and many friends.
Carol was preceded in death by her Parents, Art and Ella Brinkman; Husband, Darwin Axt; Brothers, Leon Brinkman, Earl Brinkman; Brother-In-Law, Walter Farber.