April 7, 1932 ~ April 7, 2021
Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Gates, NY
Gates: 4/7/1932 – 4/7/2021 While celebrating her 89th birthday with family and friends, Thelma passed away comfortably. First and foremost, Thelma was a dedicated mother. She treasured her children and family and embraced every moment with them. She loved the role of Knock-Knock and feeding her family Sunday dinners and on holidays.
She was a lifelong member of Holy Family Church. She was in the graduating class of 1946 from Holy Family School and Our Lady of Mercy High School in 1950.
Thelma was a woman of great faith, whose life revolved around the church and activities at the church. She had a green thumb, enjoyed gardening and leading family Christmas carols on Christmas Eve.
She spent 20 years at the Hall of Justice finishing her career as Chief Clerk of the Assignment Office of Supreme Court in Monroe County retiring in 1995.
Thelma is predeceased by her husband, Eugene Scheib; brothers, John (Jack) Radel, William Radel; sister, Honeygirl Seniawski. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Alan) Redfern; sons, Robert (Nanette), John (Suzanne), James (fiancé, Ellen Van Zandt), Michael (Lauren), Paul (David Emlen), Daniel (Angela); grandchildren, Jason Scheib, Tiffany Ellis, Flynn (Amanda) Scheib, Kacey Scheib, Christopher Scheib, Elizabeth (Ryan) Gotschall, Patrick Scheib, Jack Scheib, Kim (Marc) Hixon, Allison Sands, Stephanie Scheib, Samantha Scheib, Kyrsten Scheib; great-grandchildren, Nory Peña, Julian Sands, Elijah Ellis, Jonah Ellis and Emma Hixon; sister-in-law, Theresa Radel; dear friends.
Thelma’s visitation will be held Monday, April 19th 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, April 20th 9:30 AM at St. Theodore’s Church 168 Spencerport Road. Livestreaming will be available through www.facebook.com/meesonfamily. Private interment. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Peter’s Kitchen (https://stpeterskitchen.org/) will be greatly appreciated. For more information and to sign her online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com
The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Thelma Scheib 's name.