Donald James Schiebrel, 82, of Blue Springs, Mo., passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs, Mo.

Donald James Schiebrel, 82, of Blue Springs, Mo., passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs, Mo.

Donald was born December 28, 1929, in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Emery D. and Helen L. (McCord) Schiebrel. He was a charter member of Good Shepherd Christian Church of Blue Springs. He was an Army veteran, a member of American Legion Post 21, a 50-year member of the Blue Valley Masonic Lodge and past Patron of the Eastern Star. He worked for Sampson Floor Covering and was a member of the Carpet Layer Union Local 1179. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Joyce Schiebrel in 2003, also three sisters and three brothers.

Survivors included his daughters, Penny Kay Ward and husband, Russell, of Blue Springs, Mo., and Marsha Lynn Mooney and husband, Dennis, of Independence, Mo.; grandchildren, Amanda McCafferty, Alison White and Adam Ward; and great-grandchildren Madelyn McCafferty and Morgan White.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 27, at the Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, Mo. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 614 S. Brookside Ave., Independence, MO 64053.

Online condolences in memory of Donald may be sent to meyersfuneralchapel.com.

 

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