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Lois Axtell

Lois Nadine Axtell was born into this world on April 4, 1917, the youngest child of Charles D. and Edith Agey Pettit, in Myers Township in rural Grundy County.
She had four siblings, Roy Pettit, Lucille McCulley, Iona Hatfield and Irene Gibson, all whom preceded her in death. She attended Burkholder, a one room schoolhouse until the eighth grade.  On Feb. 20, 1937, she married her husband, Kenneth Harold Axtell

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