Nina Jo Schmale

Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Death 14 Jul 1966 (aged 24)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 5860191 · View Source
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Murder Victim. Daughter of John and Dorothy Schmale. A student at South Chicago Community hospital, she wanted to be a psychiatric nurse. Nina took chemistry courses and was admitted to the nursing program almost immediately. Twenty four years old with a great sense of humor and energy of her age. She did volunteer work at the county home for the aged. She took pride in her family and had a been in a relationship with a young man for seven years. She was found in a bedroom with stab wounds and a broken neck, having been killed by infamous murderer Richard Speck. She was known for her patient bedside manner with older patients and her gentle and cheerful ways.

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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5860191
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nina Jo Schmale (27 Dec 1941–14 Jul 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5860191, citing Wheaton Cemetery, Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .