Peggy A. Scheid, nee Mayfield, 71, of Freeburg, Ill., born May 18, 1944, in Tampa, Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, Ill.
Mrs. Scheid had been the office manager for Scheid Contracting, Inc., in Freeburg, Ill. She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Freeburg, Ill.
Peggy was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, David L. Scheid, whom she married on August 24, 1963, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., and who died on Oct. 6, 2006; a daughter, Heather Recker; and her father, Eugene Mayfield.
Surviving are a daughter and two sons, Laura (Paul) Wolf, Derrick (Courtney) Scheid, and Dwayne (Heather) Scheid, all of Freeburg, Ill.; a son-in-law, Dale Recker of Freeburg, Ill.; 12 grandchildren; her mother, Melba, nee Pettitt, Mayfield of Freeburg, Ill.; three sisters and a brother, Betty (Paul) Harball of Estes Park, Colo., Marie (Larry) Harmon of Grant, Ala., Raymond (Cheryl) Mayfield of Ocean Springs, Miss., and Kate (Kim) Mayfield of Weaverville, S.C.; a sister-in-law, Sharon (George) Klann of Freeburg, Ill.; and nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to
. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, Ill., and from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Freeburg, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Freeburg, Ill., with Rev. Earl Crecelius officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Freeburg, Ill.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Freeburg, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Feb. 21, 2016