Linda Lou Scheiter, 81 of Mount Olive, died Sunday, December 3, 2017, at 4:23 a.m. at Heritage Health of Gillespie. She was born on April 28, 1936, in Litchfield to the late Clarence Miller and Julia Hasheider.
She married the late Harold gene Scheiter who preceded her in death on October 12, 2006. They married on March 31, 1962, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive. Linda attended Mt. Olive Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1954.
She was originally a member of the 1st United Methodist Church in Mt. Olive and later joined the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive. Linda is currently a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive where she taught Sunday School for 12 years and is a member of Zion Altar Guild. She was the treasurer of the Amvets Auxillary and a long standing member. Linda also volunteered for Meals on Wheels.
Linda Loved bowling and played softball an avid gardner and especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great grand-children.
She is survived by three sons, Michael (Marianna) Scheiter of Staunton, Frank Scheiter of Mt. Olive, and William (Stephanie) Scheiter of Mt. Olive; two daughters, Cathy Rogers of Mt. Olive and Julie (Kevin) Fritzsche of Mt. Zion; four granddaughters, Kristin (Matthew) Parish, Amanda (Ryan) Matzke, Carlie Scheiter and Ellie Fritzsche; six grandsons, Joseph & Grant Fritzsche, Aidan Heisman, Logan Scheiter, Jack Scheiter and Ashton Scheiter; and two great-grandsons, Bryce Parish and Hank Matzke.
Linda was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Scheiter; parents, Clarence & Julia Hasheider Miller; great-grandson, Beau Lyle Matzke; and sister, Darlene Munos.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive. Funeral service will follow on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the church. Burial will follow at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Mt. Olive with Reverend Ben Fiore serving as clergy. Memorials are suggested to the family.
Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive is in charge of arrangements