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Victor Schima


Victor J. Schima, loving husband and father, passed away on February 12, 2013 at Sunny View Care Center at the age of 95.

Funeral Services will be held 2:30 p.m., Sunday February 17, 2013, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.). A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the funeral. Burial will be at Ankeny Memorial Gardens.

Vic was born on the family farm August 21, 1917, the youngest of eleven children.

He married Dorothy Mesecher on October 24, 1943 in Waterloo, Iowa, and together, they had one daughter, Margie.

They lived in Cedar Falls almost all their married life. Vic worked for Rath Packing Company in the feed division, and retired from there in 1975.

About 19 years ago, they moved to Ankeny to be near their daughter.

He is survived by his wife Dorothy and daughter Margie, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Vic was preceded in death by his parents; Victor and Libby, and his siblings; Leo, Irvin, Joe, Ernest, Rose, Dorothy, Marie, Irene, Amelia, and Regina.

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Published in Des Moines Register on Feb. 16, 2013
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