Funeral services for Jared David Axman, 21, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Lawrence Free Methodist Church, with the Rev. Paul Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in Eudora City Cemetery.
Jared died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.
He was born Feb. 14, 1990, in Great Bend, the son of David A. and Cynthia K. Stricker Axman. He graduated from Lawrence Free State High School in 2011.
Jared had recently become involved with Cottonwood, Inc. He attended Trinity Lutheran Church, and was a member of the Angelman’s Syndrome Foundation. He was interested in movies, construction equipment, trucks, tractors, trains, and classical music.
Survivors include his parents, David & Cindy Axman, Eudora; a sister, Alisha Hunley and husband Clifton, Tulsa; maternal grandparents, Glen and Norma Stricker, Great Bend; paternal grandparents, Anthony and Karen Axman, Olmitz; a niece, Kaylynne Hunley; three uncles, Stephen and Ryan Axman, and Tony Stricker; two aunts, Karla Crissman and Michelle Lanham; eight cousins; and his caregiver, Preston Scheibler.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Cottonwood, Inc., in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS, 66044.