Harvey A. Scheffer

Aug. 7, 1953 — Oct. 6, 2015

Harvey A. Scheffer, 62, of Winamac, passed away at 9:00 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 6, at his residence.

Born on Aug. 7, 1953, he was the son of Melvin Scheffer and Julia (Johnson) Turnpaugh.

On July 27, 1974, he married Jane A. Fisher. She survives.

Harvey was a self-employed truck driver and he was also a farmer. He formerly worked at CFS.

He was a former member of Eagles Lodge #2580 in Winamac.

Survivors include his wife Jane Scheffer of Winamac; son Matthew [Natasha] Scheffer of Winamac; daughters: Rachel Scheffer of Star City, and Laura Beth Scheffer of Europe; mother Julia [Tom] Turnpaugh of Onward; brother Roy Dean Turnpaugh of Peru; sister Penny [John] Crissinger of Winamac; brother-in-law Don [Janet] Fisher of Winamac; sister-in-law Pam [Gordon] Olson of Valparaiso; and grandchildren: Zach, Tiffany, Jacob, Matthew, Harvey Michael, Olivia and Alexandria.

He was preceded in death by his father; and brother Arthur Scheffer.

A memorial gathering was held on Monday, Oct. 12, 4-8 p.m. at Harrison-Metzger-Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to one’s favorite charity.

Sign the online guestbook or leave condolence for the Scheffer family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.

Pulaski County Journal

114 W. Main Street
Winamac, IN 46996

Office Number: (574) 946-6628
Fax Number: (574) 946-7471

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