May 9, 1904-April 14, 2010
Hildegarde Scholl, 105, of Archbold and formerly of Deshler, died Wednesday evening, April 14, 2010 at Fairlawn Haven, Archbold.
She was born May 9, 1904 in Henry County to the late August and Minnie (Ludeman) Springhorn. On Oct. 14, 1928, she married August Scholl at St. John Lutheran Church, Deshler, and he preceded her in death in 1983.
Hildegarde graduated from Westhope High School in 1922 and from Bowling Green State Normal College in 1925. She was a teacher for 23 years, having taught at Ballmer Country School in Richfield Township; Grelton Elementary; Napoleon Elementary and Deshler Elementary. She retired in 1966.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Deshler; the Women of the Church; Henry County Retired Teachers Association; and Ohio State Teachers Association.
She is survived by a son, Paul (Donna) Scholl of Tucson, Ariz.; and a daughter, Alice (Jerry) Geiger of Archbold; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Monday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Deshler. Burial was in West Belmore Cemetery, Belmore.
Visitation was on Sunday at Fairlawn Haven Chapel, Archbold.
The family suggests memorials to Fairlawn Haven, Immanuel Lutheran Church, or West Haven Assisted Living Center.
Online condolences can be made at www.rodenbergerfuneralhome. com.