Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
City of Residence: Milan, OH
Memorial Location: Cremation has taken place and burial will be in Mapleview Cemetery in Chardon at a later date.
Bettie Jane Scheele, 90, residing in Milan, passed away early Sunday evening, JAN. 13, 2013, at Gaymont Nursing Center after a brief illness.
Bettie was born in Cleveland on May 26, 1922, to the late Charles and Bertha (nee Schill) Staufer.
She dedicated 27 years of work to Munson Elementary as their school secretary.
Bettie's hobbies included knitting, crocheting and baking.
She is survived by her three daughters, Linda (Marion) Horne of Milan, Bonnie Scheele of Kirtland and Barbara (John) Bertleff of Kirtland; grandchildren, Janice Fisher and Jeanette Axford; four great-grandchildren; and her sister, Dorothy (George) Reichle of Fairview Park.
Including her parents, Bettie was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph, in 1990; and her brother, Kenneth Staufer.
Cremation has taken place and burial will be in Mapleview Cemetery in Chardon at a later date.
Those wishing to contribute to Bettie’s memory may do so Munson Elementary School, 12687 Bass Lake Road, Chardon, OH 44024.
Condolences may be shared online at www.grofffuneralhomes.com.