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Virgil Scheffe

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Virgil Scheffe Obituary
Virgil J. Scheffe, 84, passed away on February 14, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The son of Robert Adam and Bertha (Bierig) Scheffe, he was born in Lahoma, Oklahoma. He was united in marriage for 61 years to Shirley Garton in Canon City, Colorado. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Virgil also loved the restaurant business and the last restaurant he owned and operated was Roy's Lunch in Canon City, Colorado until his retirement in 1985. Virgil was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving in the U.S. Army from 1950 to 1952 and was a member of the V.F.W. Post 4061. Mr. Scheffe is survived by his loving wife, Shirley; children, Michael (Deanne) Scheffe, Mark (Stephanie) Scheffe, and Matthew (Kyle) Scheffe; eight grandchildren; and four great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Gene Scheffe; and sister, Lavada Olson. Funeral Service will be at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel in Canon City, CO. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Wilson Funeral Home.

Published in The Canon City Daily Record on Feb. 18, 2014
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