Elsie Wallace <I>MacDonald</I> Schieter

Elsie Wallace MacDonald Schieter

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Oct 1970 (aged 76)
Wayne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 188330627 · View Source
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The Philadelphia Inquirer October 4, 1970 Page 44 Elsie McDonald Scheiter

Mrs. Scheiter
Dance Teacher

Mrs. Elsie MacDonald Scheiter, former operator of a dance schools in Upper Darby and sister of the late actress-singer Jeanette MacDonald, died Friday at her home, 627 Valley View Lane, Wayne. She was 74.

From 1935 until her retirement in 1958, Mrs. Scheiter operated the Elsie MacDonald Scheiter School of the Dance. It was she who gave vocal training and encouragement that led to her sister Jeanette’s career as the film partner of Nelson Eddy, Jeanette died in 1965.

She is survived by her husband Bernard J..; Earl K. Wallace: a sister, Edith Rock, a Hollywood actress known professionally as Blossom Rock: a granddaughter and a great-grand-child.

A solemn Requiem Mass Will be celebrated at 11. A.M. Tuesday in Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church. Strafford. Viewing will be Monday at The Toppitzer Funeral Home. Drexel Hill, with Burial at Mount Peace Cemetery

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 188330627
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