Albert Lester was the husband who was very dedicated to his wife Dorothy Lester. When Albert returned to the room she was held in care he found a large decorative plant which she envisioned to be Dorothy. As the plant grew the plant required more food and he took on his form known as Axe Man to kill people and feed the remains to the plant. He was the administrator of the old hospital which became further known as the Abandoned Hospital which was see in the events Resident Evil: Outbreak File #2. His return to the hospital years later in which he saw what had happened was what prompted him to become the Axe man to feed what he had visioned to be his wife.