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MARIAN M. SCHEELE, 101, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Wood view Health Care, Fort Wayne. Born July 8, 1911, in Fort Wayne, she worked as a finisher with Wayne Knitting Mill. She volunteered at Red Cross, Botanical Gardens, The Fort Wayne's Children's Zoo, Cancer Services of Allen County and Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. Surviving are sons, William J. Scheele of Fremont, James A. (Elaine) Scheele and John O. (Cynthia) Scheele, both of Fort Wayne; daughter, Judith A (Terry) Wagner of Wolcottville; eight grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter S. and Elizabeth Thompson; and husband, John A. (Chick) Scheele. Service is 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1636 St. Mary's Ave., Fort Wayne. Pastor Ted Taykowski and Pastor Russell Dewell officiating. Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church or Parkview Hospice. To sign the online guestbook, visit

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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers from Nov. 9 to Nov. 10, 2012
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