Dorothy A. Scheibach
Dorothy A. Scheibach, 88, of
Fond du Lac, died on Monday, April 24, 2017, at Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du
She was born on December 1,
1928, in the town of Forest, the daughter of Walter and Erna Poch Becker.
Dorothy was a 1946 graduate of Winnebago Lutheran Academy, and on September 6,
1947, she married Fredrick “Fritz” W. Scheibach at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
in the town of Forest. Fredrick preceded Dorothy in death on October 20, 1984.
Dorothy was a member of
Immanuel-Trinity Lutheran Church in Fond du Lac and the Eagles Ladies
Auxiliary. Prior to retirement, she was employed by Fleet Farm and Jerry
Schuchardt Insurance Company in Fond du Lac. Dorothy loved reading, watching
birds, her grand dogs and going up to northern Wisconsin.
Survivors include three daughters:
Gayle (Jerry) Steffes of Fond du Lac, Jewel (Mike) Tolvstad of Rhinelander and
Marci (Wes) Jahns of Lake Tomahawk, a grandson: Paul Tolvstad of Fond du Lac, a
sister: Lois Priebe of Fond du Lac, a sister-in-law: Pearl Becker of Fond du
Lac, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Dorothy was preceded in death
by her parents, her husband, a brother, Donald “Butch” Becker, a baby brother,
Robert, a baby sister, Carol, two brothers-in-law, Tom Priebe and Bernard
Scheibach and three sisters-in-law, Joyce Asmus, Beverly Schwartz and Esther
VISITATION: Relatives and
friends may call from 9:30-11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at
Immanuel-Trinity Lutheran Church, 20 Wisconsin American Drive, Fond du Lac.
SERVICE: Funeral services for
Dorothy will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday at Immanuel-Trinity Lutheran
Church with Rev. Sue Sheffer-Meyer officiating. Burial will follow in Estabrooks
Cemetery, Fond du Lac.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
are appreciated to Hospice Home of Hope or Agnesian Hospice.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving