Jerome Paul "Butch" Scheller

January 3, 1938 ~ November 29, 2019 (age 81)


Name: Jerome Paul "Butch"  Scheller
Age: 81
Address: Mount Olive, IL
Died: Friday, November 29, 2019,  1:10 p.m.  Place: at his residence in Mt. Olive.
Born: January 3, 1938  Place: Mt. Olive, IL
Father: the late:  Louis Wesley Scheller
Mother: the late:  Pearl Lillian Lehman
Spouse:  the late:  Janet Marion Korunka Scheller died February 12, 2008
      Date of Marriage: June 8, 1957
      Place of Marriage: 1st United Methodist Church, Mt. Olive.
Schooling: attended  Mt. Olive Public Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1956.
Occupation: Supervisor for the Illinois State Police, Litchfield, Illinois until his retirement.
Interests: Gardening // Outdoorsman, trapping, fishing, raising pigeons / excellent cook.
Survivors: 2 Sons:   Ron (Judy) Scheller of Mount Olive, IL //  Greg (Karrie) Scheller of Mt. Olive, IL // 1 Daughter:   Cindy (Rob) Butler of Mt. Olive, IL // 7 Grandchildren:  Clayt // Brooke // Jade // Owen //  Lucas // Sydnie  & Step-Grandsons  Trent and Jarrod
Preceded in Death: Wife  Janet Marion Scheller //  Parents: Louis & Pearl Lillian Scheller // 1 Brother: Louis "Bud" Scheller // 1 Sister: Faye Smith  // 1 Niece: Joleen Scheller Huddleston.
Visitation: Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 5:00  p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL
Funeral Service: Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 11:00 a.m.  Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL
Clergy: Reverend Nancy Hubert //  Reverend Steve Schoeber
Burial: Chapman Cemetery, Mt. Olive.
Lunch:  for family and friends will be held in the Olive Tree Church Hall.
Memorials:  Mt. Olive  Academic Foundation //  Chapman Cemetery // Mt. Olive Care Center
Becker & Son Funeral Home Mt. Olive, Illinois is in charge of arrangements.

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December 3, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

Funeral Service
December 4, 2019

11:00 AM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

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