WELCOME - Service for Albert L. Scheff, 87, of Jackson, formerly of Welcome, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Welcome. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery in Fairmont with full military honors by the Welcome American Legion Post.
Scheff died Thursday afternoon, Feb. 13, 2014, at Good Samaritan Center in Jackson. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church on Tuesday.
Albert Leo Scheff was born March 14, 1926, to Eugene and Clara (Pluta) Scheff on the family farm in rural Sherburn. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
He is survived by daughters, MaryAnn (John) Frerichs of Welcome and Brenda (Dan) Thissen of Sargeant; son, Michael (Connie) Scheff of Jackson; eight grandchildren; one great grandson, Johnnie; sisters, Hattie Lesch and Marie Madsen, both of Fairmont,; brothers, John Scheff of Arizona and Eugene Scheff of Welcome; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.