Maria Minna "Minnie" Maschman
1913 - 2009



FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 10 FEB 1913
         Daykin, Nebraska
MARRIED: Carl W. SCHEELE
         15 AUG 1934
         St. John's Lutheran Church
         Daykin, Nebraska
DIED: 27 OCT 2009
         Beatrice, Nebraska



Maria Minna Maschman or "Minnie" as she liked to be called, was the fifth of thirteen children born to Ben and Anna Maschman.

Minnie married Carl Scheele and they farmed near Daykin, Nebraska for many years. During this time they had three children: Allen, Daryl and Keith.

In 1963 Minnie and Carl moved to Fairbury where Carl worked at the Planing Mills and Minnie worked at Smitty's Bakery. They were active in the American Lutheran Church and like her sisters, Minnie was a quilter.

Minnie died in 2009 at 96 years of age and is buried in Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery in Daykin, Nebraska.


HUSBAND of Maria Minna Maschmann:
    Carl W. SCHEELE
     1911-1989

PARENTS of Maria Minna Maschmann:
    Bernhard "Ben" MASCHMANN

     1881-1960
    Anna Katarina Emma DREES
     1886-1974

CHILDREN of Maria Minna Maschmann:
   1. Allen Eugene SCHEELE
   2. Daryl Lee SCHEELE
   3. Keith Leroy SCHEELE




DREES FAMILY HOMEPAGE


References:
  A Genealogy and History for the Family of Albert and Ethel Drees, by Donna Widenhoefer
  The Drees Family Tree, Book II, by Elsie Spicer
  1920 U.S. Federal Census for Eureka Pct., Jefferson Co. NE
  1930 U.S. Federal Census for Eureka Pct., Jefferson Co. NE
  1940 U.S. Federal Census for Eureka Pct., Jefferson Co. NE
  U.S. Social Security Death Index
  WEB: Find A Grave