A memorial service for Rachel Scheel will be held October 9, 2010, at 2:00 p.m., at First Church of the Nazarene, 1974 E. McAndrews Road, Medford OR.
Mrs. Scheel, 92, died September 11, 2010, at Casa Verde Adult Foster Home, in Medford, Ore., after a long illness. She was born to Zelma and Lewis Hall, October 31, 1917, in Nampa, Idaho. She moved to Medford upon her marriage to Loren Scheel, May 17, 1939. Mrs. Scheel had been married to Loren for 64 years when he passed away in 2004.
Mrs. Scheel taught school in the Medford area until her retirement. She loved arts and crafts, camping, fishing, snowmobiling, and traveling around the country in their motor home. She had been active in the Nazarene Church her entire life.
Survivors include sons, Clifford Scheel (Patricia), of Prineville Ore., and Stanley Scheel, of Boise Idaho; three granddaughters, six great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions in Mrs. Scheel's name may be made to Asante Hospice, 2960 Doctors Park Drive, Medford OR, 97504.