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Lola T. Schumm

July 13, 1922 ~ September 29, 2020 (age 98)


Lola T. Schumm, 98, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at Lutheran Life Village in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born in Willshire Township, on July 13, 1922, the daughter of the late Paul E. and Lydia B. (Schumm) Schumm.

She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, was involved in the Ladies Aid and Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.

Lola worked for Coopers & Lybrand CPA, as an administrative assistant, retiring in 1992 after 51 years.

She is survived by a sister, Ellen Black of Willshire, OH; 2 nieces, Jane Black of Fort Wayne, Susan (Randall) Duly of Monroeville, IN; a great niece and nephew, Anna and Matthew Duly.

Lola was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Dolores M. Schumm and Mildred M. Franz; 2 brother-in-laws, Christian Franz and Ray Black.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020, at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 3, 2020, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Schumm), with calling an hour before from 10:00-11:00 a.m., at the church.  Pastor Jeff Patterson will be officiating and burial will immediately follow in Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Willshire, OH.

Memorials may be made to Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church or The Lutheran Hour.

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October 2, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home
225 West Adams Street
Decatur, IN 46733

October 3, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church

Funeral Service
October 3, 2020

11:00 AM
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church

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