LEIPSIC — At 7:09 a.m. on Sunday morning, March 5, 2017, Lowell R.
Schey went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at The Meadows of
He was born July 16, 1927 to the late John P. and Viola
(Charles) Schey. On June 17, 1948, he married Joanne Morris who
survives in Leipsic.
Other survivors include three children, Mary Jo (Rob) Jordan of
Findlay, Mark (Janice) Schey of Stuart, Florida and Jane (Tom) Niese of
Leipsic; six grandchildren, Paige (Nathan) Inbody, Elaine Schey, Alissa
(Will) Mondina, Lindsey Schey, Daniel (Sheena) Niese and Philip Niese;
and three great-grandchildren, Bailey Inbody, Lila Mondina and Emma
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Leon Schey and Max Schey.
Lowell spent the first six years of his schooling in the Center
Township one room schoolhouse West of Leipsic. He graduated from Leipsic
High School in 1945 with a 12 year perfect attendance record. He was a
lifelong farmer and co-owner of Schey Bros. Turkey Farm along with his
brother Leon. Lowell was a member of First Christian Church, Leipsic
where he served as a Deacon. He was also a lifetime member of Leipsic
Fish and Hunt Club and Leipsic Eagles. Lowell was an avid fisherman and
hunter. The priorities in his life were faith, family, farming and
fishing, in that order.
Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m., Thursday, March 9, at
Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Leipsic with Rev. Tim Eding officiating.
Burial will follow in Center Cemetery, Leipsic. Visitation will be from 2
to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday as well as one hour prior to the service
Thursday all at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association or First Christian Church, Leipsic.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.lovefuneralhome.com