Dec. 15, 1921-- Oct. 25, 2012
NORWALK -- Grace M. Scheid, 90, of Milan, passed away late Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
Grace was born on December 15, 1921 in Norwalk, Ohio, to the late Clarence and Florence (Blinzley) Gamble.
Grace was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church Altar and Rosary Society, and the Norwalk Eagles. In her spare time, Grace enjoyed reading, traveling, camping, playing cards, square dancing, and spending time with her family. She will be remembered and missed by all who loved her.
Grace is survived by her husband of 71 years, Clifford Scheid whom she married on September 27, 1941; her two daughters, Jacqueline (William) Downing of Norwalk, Kathryn (Joel) Poyer of Berlin Heights; three sons, Brian (Claire) Scheid of Norwalk, Steven (Jane) Scheid of Milan, Daniel (Annette) Scheid of Norwalk; she was a devoted grandmother to 15 lucky grandchildren who now have many happy memories of their grandma; numerous great-grandchildren; two brothers, Eugene and Alvin Gamble; numerous cousins; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Grace is preceded in death by her sisters Jane Ward, Dolores Horner, Mary Lou Ridge, and her brothers, Leroy Gamble, and Charles Gamble in infancy.
Friends may call on Monday, October 29, 2012 from 4 pm to 7 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1 South Main St., Milan, OH. 44846. Prayers will be recited at 10 am, on Tuesday, October 30, in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 130 S. Main St., Milan OH. 44846. Burial will follow in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Milan, Ohio.
Memorial Contributions in Grace's memory may be made to St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 130 S. Main Street, Milan, Ohio 44846; or to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.
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