Gary Glenn Scheel

Dec. 25, 1928 – May 21, 2013

Gary G. Scheel of Genesee Depot died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at his home at the age of 84. He was born in Loyal on Dec. 25, 1928, the son of Ralph and Elizabeth (nee Thomas) Scheel.

On Nov. 6, 1956, Gary and Mavis Schneible were married. Gary worked for Borden and Wern Farms as a milk delivery man for many years. He loved hunting, fishing and camping, but his greatest joy was his wife and daughter, whom he loved dearly.

He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife of 56 years, Mavis of Genesee Depot; his daughter, Penny Dierksen of Waukesha; and his brothers and sisters, Walter Scheel of Waukesha, Wayne (Pat) Scheel of Greenwood, Joyce Prior of Illinois and Norma Frantom of Illinois. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Terry Dierksen; three brothers, Murray “Bud,” Ralph and Art; and two sisters, Beth and Naomi.

A celebration of Gary’s life will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at Town of Genesee Park, S42-W31800 Depot Road, Genesee Depot.

Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to be serving the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035.