Kenneth E. Scheidt
Born January 27, 1948
Kenneth E. Scheidt, age 69, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.
Ken was born in Cincinnati, OH on January 27, 1948, and was the son of the late Eugene R. and Helen F. (Rineair) Scheidt. He worked at various locations as an over the road truck driver for 50 years.
Ken enjoyed NASCAR, was an avid motorcyclist, and a street rod enthusiast.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Connie G. (Moorman) Scheidt. Ken is survived by his sisters, Janet Saunders (Joe) and Joann Gross (Danny); niece, Lisa McAllister (Brian); nephew, Brian Gross (Heather); great nephew, Tayler McAllister; great nieces, Logan McAllister and Amanda and Hailey Gross. He is also survived by many cousins in Delaware, Ohio, and Chicago and his two loving aunts, Mary Brown and Betty Rineair.
The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation and thanks to the entire staff of Delaware Hospice for the exceptional care and support they provided.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Friday morning, September 1, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark, DE, where a service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ken’s memory may be made to the Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.
6 Condolences for Kenneth E. Scheidt
My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Kenneth. Please read God’s wonderful promise in his word the Bible for the loved ones we have lost in death it will give you hope and comfort in this difficult time John 5:28,29 and Revelation 21 3-5.
My sweet cousin, Rest In Peace, you are loved so much. We will miss you until we see you again.
Jan and Gary Brown
Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family during this time.
Carol andn Larry Middendorf
Thoughts and prayers are with the family. So sorry that Ken lost the battle. To be surrounded by family at the end of life is truly a final gift. May you find comfort and support and pray that you are given the strength needed for the days ahead.
Joann and Janet. Very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you both! How blessed Ken was to have both of you to send him off !
One of the nices guys I ever met. Rest in peace Ken