SCHEEL, Freida - Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side, on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Marianhill in her 99th year.
Freida Scheel (nee Jahn), beloved wife of 55 years to the late Clifford Scheel (1995). Gentle and loving mother of Rayburn "Ray" Scheel (Paulette), Pembroke; Barbara Mau (late Bob), Thunder Bay; Gary Scheel (Joanne), Oakville; Linda Chaput (Roger), Ottawa; Brenda Sammon (Peter), Pembroke; & predeceased by infant son Wayne. Cherished Grandma of Sarah (Geoff), Mandy (Jaber); Cassandra (Jamey), Kevin (Caroline); Andrew, Brian (Megan), Erin (Richard); Matthew (Jane), Jeffrey (Allison); and Ryan (Valérie) and great-grandma of Aaliyah, Isaiah, & Mason; Lukas, & Ethan; Steven, Kristen (Nate), & Ryan; Anna, & Dara; Madeleine & Katrina; Gabrielle, & Ethan; Maddison & William; Kade, Lexie, Brynlee, & Ayla; and Sophie & Elsa. Good friend of Marina Dennison. As the last of her generation, Freida is predeceased by her parents August & Bertha Jahn (nee Wieland), sister Edna Scheer (late Herman), and brothers Dan (late Ruth), Art (late Ethel), & Irvine (late Henrietta). Freida will also be deeply missed by her many nieces and nephews.
Freida enjoyed her church, particularly singing and being active in the lady's aid. She was a wonderful cook and baker and passed this down her family. She was generous with her time and loved all of her family deeply. We will forever miss her beautiful smile and laughter.
Visitation will be held at the MALCOLM, DEAVITT & BINHAMMER FUNERAL HOME, 141 Renfrew St., Pembroke on Tuesday, March 22 from 2-4:00 & 7-9:00. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 12:00 p.m.. Interment in Arnprior Cemetery. (As an expression of sympathy donations to the First Baptist Church, Pembroke; Marianhill; or the CNIB would be appreciated). Online condolences/donations are available at www.mdbfuneralhome.com.
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