Gertrude S. Scheid, 85
Gertrude S. Scheid, 85, formerly of Campbellsport passed away Saturday,
Aug. 13, 2011, at Kettle Moraine Gardens in Kewaskum where she has resided
the past several years.
She was born in Theresa on Oct. 19, 1925, the daughter of the late Richard
and Amanda Kluge Giese. On June 9, 1948, Gertrude married Raymond M.
Scheid at Zion Lutheran Church in Theresa. She worked at the West Bend
Company and was a member of Imman-uel Ev. Lutheran Church in Campbellsport
and the Dorcas Society. Gertrude and Ray greatly enjoyed square dancing
and belonged to several square dancing clubs. She also was an avid
gardener and enjoyed baking sewing, playing cards and spending time with
her family especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughters Jane (Richard) Gnadt of Wisconsin Dells
and Charlene (Leroy) Heider of West Bend; her grandchildren Kathryn Rae
Gnadt and Albert Gnadt; her brother Almond Giese of Brownsville, her
sisters-in-law Helen Giese of Mayville, Gladys Giese of West Bend, Janet
(Curtis) Bastian of West Bend, Garnet (Donald) Schneider of West Bend,
Verna (Frank) Sasek of Milwaukee and Beverly (Mike) Karch of Richfield;
other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ray on Nov. 8, 2005, seven
brothers Clarence, Alex, Harvey, Herbert, Erhardt, Palmer and Rufus and a
Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 17 at
Immanuel E. Lutheran Church, 350 S. Helena St., Campbellsport. Rev. Paul
Cerny will officiate and burial will be Thursday Aug. 18, at 10 a.m. in
Union Cemetery, Campbellsport.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 3 p.m. until time of service
at the church. Memorials are appreciated to Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church.
Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport is serving the family with online
guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.