HARLAN - Cadie Darlene Scheffler, the infant daughter of Curt and Cindy (Kimmen) Scheffler, was born April 20, 1996 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center at Omaha, NE. It was there that she died May 20, 1996 at age one month.
Cadie and her mother were joined as one spirit and one heart, and it is so hard to be separated from each other. How do we overcome the pain of our separation? May we all share with each other our strength, our time and our love as we attempt to continue our lives without our little angel, Cadie.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Darlene Kimmen; her maternal great grandfather, Howard Sorenson; her paternal great grandmother, Ruth Scheffler, and her uncle, Baby Ty Scheffler.
She is survived by her parents, Curt and Cindy Scheffler of Harlan, and her sister, Christa Scheffler of Harlan; maternal grandfather, Kenneth Kimmen of Harlan; her maternal great grandmother, Ollie Sorenson of Harlan, and her paternal great grandparents, Omar and Shirley Scheffler of Portsmouth and other relatives.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 23, 1996 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Harlan with Msgr. Edward Kelly celebrant, assisted by Rev. Mr. Pat Davitt. Burial was in the Harlan Cemetery with Keith Kimmen, Clint Scheffler, Jim Scheffler and Tom Scheffler casket bearers. Pauley Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
From The Harlan News-Advertiser (Harlan, Iowa) - Friday 12 July 1996