M. Scheetz, 91, of 444 Logan Run Road, Rush Township, Danville PA went home
to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday afternoon, February 18, 2014 at her
residence. She was born June 27, 1922 in Irish Valley PA the daughter of
the late Robert and Mary Reitz Dowd.
was a devoted homemaker throughout her life along with assisting her husband
on the family farm.
Scheetz was a member of Rush Baptist Church Danville PA where she served on
the Women's Missionary Society and faithfully taught Sunday School for over
60 years. She also served as the hostess for the International Harvester
was a talented vegetable and flower gardener. She loved baking and
generously shared her baked goods with her family and community of friends.
Mrs. Scheetz's greatest enjoyment in her life was spending quality time with
her family whom she adored.
was married for 61 years to the late Charles Milton Scheetz who passed away
August 28, 2004. They were married September 5, 1942.
survived by one son, Paul E. Scheetz and his wife Tammy of Danville PA and
two daughters; Shirley M. Bordner and her husband Donald G. and Mary A.
Zubowicz and her husband Peter J.; both of Danville PA and her
daughter-in-law Joyce Scheetz of Paxinos PA. Also surviving are nine
grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous
nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert C. Scheetz,
Sr. in March 2012 and her grandson, Captain Robert C. Scheetz, Jr. on May
31, 2004. She was also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Celebration of Regina's life will be held Saturday, February 22, 2014 at
11:00 AM at Rush Baptist Church 395 Rushtown Road Danville PA with Pastor
Hugh C. Coulbourn, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the church
cemetery. Friends will be received from 9:00 AM until 10:45 AM at the
church. Memorial contributions may be made to Rush Baptist Church 175th
Anniversary Fund or the Captain Robert C. Scheetz, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Fund c/o M&T Bank PO Box 278 Shamokin PA 17872.
under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning Street
Danville PA 17821. www.visneski.com