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Theodore 'Ted' Haxel

Theodore 'Ted' Haxel

Theodore Henry 'Ted' Haxel, age 71, of 8008 White Oak Rd., died on Friday, September 8, 2017 in Blessing Hospital. He was born on October 14, 1945 in Quincy, IL the son of Carl & Esther (Schutte) Haxel. He was a 1963 graduate of Christian Brothers High School. He married Alvera Wand on April 12, 1969 in St. Anthony's Catholic Church. She survives.

Mr. Haxel most recently worked at Walmart in the Maintenance department. He had previously worked at Genenbacher's Dairy and Brower's Manufacturing.

Ted was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church since 1969. He was a baseball and basketball coach for Adams County Special Olympics. He was a member of the Western Catholic Union. He loved to play cards and to go to the gambling boat. Ted was an avid Cardinal fan and also greatly enjoyed going to Quincy Raceways for the races every Sunday.

In addition to his wife, he is also survived by:
SIX CHILDREN: Jennifer (Darin) Huntley; Joseph (Mary Beth) Haxel; Sarah Hinkamper; Gregory (Dana) Haxel; Anna Haxel and Alice Haxel
GRANDCHILDREN: Benjamin (Shelby) Goodman; Daniel Goodman; Caleb Huntley; Zachary Schraer; Ethan Haxel; Tabitha Haxel; Reagan Hinkamper; Reese Hinkamper; Emma Haxel; and Avery Haxel
SIBLINGS: Alicia Diamond; Dave (Kathy) Haxel; Celeste Large; Veronica (Kenneth) Heinz; Mike (Vickey) Haxel; Peggy (Mark) Entrup; Jo-Lynn (Terry) Gibson; Debbie (Pat) Chassaing; Carol (Rick) Rawlings.
Numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

Ted was preceded in death by his parents and an infant daughter Elizabeth.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 9:45 am in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home and at 10:30 am in St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment in St. Anthony Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday evening from 4:00 until 7:00 PM in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Adams County, Il Special Olympics or to St. Anthony Catholic Church.

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From:
Karen Freels Throgmorton
Saint Louis, MO
Comments:
Ted was a great cousin who was two years older than me. I remember playing with him lots at our family picnics. Rest in God's love, Ted!
From:
Sharon Brown
Carthage, IL
Comments:
I'm sorry your loss
From:
Bonnie (Bennett) Perrine
QUINCY, IL
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Praying for all of Ted's family. May he rest in peace.
From:
Jeff & Joanne (Powers) Bergman
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Mike, Vickey & your entire family our deepest sympathy to you all
From:
Bob and Sue Mitchell
New London, MO
Comments:
We are so sad to hear this. Ted was such a lovely person. Please accept our deepest sympathy. It is so hard to say goodbye, but the next time you see him will be for eternity. God give you comfort.
From:
Fr Chuck Edwards
Springfield, IL
Comments:
My sympathy to all of the Haxel family. He was a great family man. I loved the QND years. Peace, Fr Chuck
From:
Don Benz
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Joe and Family - I am sorry for your loss - I wish you peace
From:
Mike Doellman
Pocatello, ID
Comments:
I graduated from CBHS with Ted, and remember him well. He was a good guy when I knew him and became a good man. His loss will be felt by many, including me.
From:
Lynn rudicil
Comments:
Sorry for your loss, r.i.p and fly high with the angels