In Loving Memory of Wendell J. Laxton
April 27, 1950 - January 12, 2024
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Wendell J. Laxton, age 73, a beloved husband, father, and a a trusted friend and advisor to many. Wendell J. Laxton departed from this world on January 12, 2024 leaving behind a legacy of love, compassion, and dedication.
Born on April 27, 1950 in Okmulgee, OK, Wendell was a devoted family man. He cherished every moment spent with his wife, children, grandchildren, and extended family. His unwavering love and support created a strong foundation for his family, and his legacy of family values will continue to guide and inspire generations to come.
Wendell dedicated his professional life to the medical field and entrepreneurship, where his commitment to help others shone brightly. Whether it was mentoring colleagues, or contributing to ultrasound medical advancements, he approached his work with a profound sense of purpose. His impact on the lives of those he cared for and worked alongside will be remembered with deep gratitude.
Wendell enjoyed American football, making and appreciating art, music of various genres, and found solace and joy in in fishing and nature.
Wendell will be missed by many. His selfless acts of kindness and dedication to help others made a lasting impression on the hearts of those fortunate enough to know him.
Friends and family will join a viewing to celebrate the remarkable life of Wendell J Laxton.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the doctors and nurses of Lutheran Medical Center for their compassionate care and efforts during Wendell’s final days.
May Wendell’s soul rest in eternal peace, and may his legacy of love and compassion continue to inspire us all.