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Nancy Louise Scheidt, age 62, of Cumming, Georgia, formerly an Indiana resident, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013. She had been hospitalized since December 2012.
Nancy was born in Columbus, Indiana, where she attended St. Peter's Lutheran School and Columbus High School. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church Clifty where she was baptized and confirmed and had many friends and relatives. Nancy enjoyed happy childhood memories with her grandparents on their family farm, was a friend to every four-legged creature, loved playing cards and created beautiful needlework. She had an engaging personality and winsome sense of humor.
She moved to Georgia with her parents, Imogene and Herschel Scheidt, in 2007. She is survived by her parents and a brother, Dennis, also a resident of Cumming.
Also surviving are four nieces and seven nephews, sons and daughters of Dennis and Monica Scheidt. They are Mandy (Smith) of Thailand, Katherine (Schuber) of Athens, GA, Diana and Josephine Scheidt of Atlanta, Eric Scheidt of Tennessee, Nathan Scheidt of New York City, Dennis K. Scheidt Jr. of Columbia, SC, and Deke, Zachary, Adam, and Isaac Scheidt of Atlanta. Nancy also leaves behind 17 great-nieces and nephews, an uncle, an aunt and numerous cousins.
Nancy's funeral will be Saturday, May 25, at St Paul Lutheran Church Clifty, 6045 East State Street, Columbus, Indiana, at 11:00 a.m., with Pastor Douglas Bauman officiating. The family will receive visitors prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home of Columbus, Indiana, and Ingram Funeral Home of Cumming, Georgia, are coordinating the arrangements for the Scheidt family.
Condolences may be expressed at www.jewellrittman.com or www.ingramfuneralhome.com. Those wishing to make donations may designate a gift to the CD's for shut-ins ministry of St Paul Lutheran Church Clifty.