Norman Lee Axmear
March 29, 1929 - March 17, 2020

Norman Lee Axmear

Norman Lee Axmear
Mar 29, 1929 - Mar 17, 2020

Norman Lee Axmear
Iframe toggler
Free Newsletter
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook

NORTH ENGLISH- Norman Lee Axmear was born March 29, 1929, near Webster, Iowa the son of Sidney & Alma (Himler) Axmear. He graduated from North English High School. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Norman was united in marriage to Mildred "Millie" Esther Tanke on June 5, 1957 in Marengo, Iowa. Together they farmed near North English. Norman was a member of the North English United Methodist Church and the Ross T Hadley American Legion Post #488. He enjoyed playing cards, dancing and spending time with his family. Norman died on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at the English Valley Care Center in North English at the age of 90 years.

He is survived by a son David (Lisa) Axmear of North English; three grandchildren Joseph (Jesse) Axmear, Lindsay Axmear and Aimee (Cody) Van Der Molen; a great grandson Oliver Mullnix; and four step great grandchildren Justice Schmidt, Olivia, Cooper and Sidney Van Der Molen. He was preceded by his parents; wife Millie, a daughter Laura; a son Duane; an infant son Ronald; and two sisters Ruth Snakenberg and Lucille Axmear.

Private family services will be held at the Powell Funeral Home in North English. Burial will be in the North English Cemetery. Memorials are for the Ross T Hadley American Legion Post #488 in North English. Messages and tributes may be left at

There are no tributes yet.

We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:

  • Share your favorite memory of Norman
  • Offer your condolences to the family
  • Light a virtual candle



Add a photo

The services for Norman have not yet been added. Please sign up below to be notified when the services are ready.

Get Notified When a Service is Added

Have a floral question? Call +1 888-640-1035

Healing Registry Unavailable at the Moment!


Product Name




Your Shopping Cart is Empty

Jane Doe ×

What's your email address?

What Would You Like Written on the Card?

Choose a Delivery Date

* Note: Flower deliveries are limited to the highlighted delivery dates. Sunday deliveries are not available for flowers. We will try and accommodate early morning deliveries for the next business day but early morning delivery cannot be guaranteed if the order was placed late in the day.

Where Would You Like To Deliver To


No obituaries found

Product Details


Product Name



Iframe toggler
Free Newsletter
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook
Norman Lee Axmear

Sign in to add your memory

Login with Facebook

We will never post without permission

Just for verification: we never spam!

Norman Lee Axmear

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Norman Lee Axmear

Add to Your Calendar

Norman Lee Axmear

Obit Checkin

Norman Lee Axmear

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Norman Lee Axmear

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Norman Lee Axmear

Get Updates - SMS notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Norman

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Gift of Flowers

Offer comfort and support to the family with beautiful flowers and spreads

Send Flowers Browse Flowers

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Norman leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook

407 North Highland St.
Williamsburg, IA 52361
North English
116 West Broad Street
North English, IA 52316
105 North Jefferson Street
Sigourney, IA 52591
415 7th Avenue
Wellman, IA 52356
203 South Green Street
Keota, IA 52248
504 12th Street
Kalona, IA 52247