Frank C. Scheid, 80

Frank C. Scheid, 80, of West Bend, passed away on Friday, Sept. 4, joining the spirit of his wife Marilyn, who died on April 18, 2009.

A son of the late Francis C. and Edna (Piggott) Scheid, Frank was born on February 3, 1929 in Chicago.

He married Marilyn Peters on April 28, 1951, and was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

He graduated from Loyola University with a degree in business, and he spent the majority of his career at American Can Company, retiring after many years of service. Following retirement, he kept busy spending time with his family, playing golf and traveling with his wife and friends.

In addition to his brother John (Nancy), he is survived by eight children: Kathleen (Gregory) Burns, Mary (Wi-lliam) Bestor, Susan (James) Bricker, Thomas (Cindy) Scheid, Joanne Scheid, Theresa (Timothy) Bach, Peter (Theresa) Scheid, and Paul Scheid; seventeen grandchildren: Adam (Jenny), Sara (Paul), Michael, Steven, Chris-tine, Kevin, Christopher, Amy, Laura, David, Caitlin, Janalee, Suzanne, Lauren, Billy, Made-lyn, and Jacob; and two great-grandchildren: Ellie and Noah.

Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, West Bend. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. at the Church. Internment at Washington County Memorial Park.

If desired, memorials to St. Frances Cabrini or Com-munity Memorial Hospital Foundation are appreciated.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences available at