Elsie F. Scheffer

Elsie F. [Lebo] Scheffer, 97, of Pulaski, IN passed away on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac, IN.  She was born on March 15, 1924 in Winamac to the late Charles and Della [Tunis] Lebo.  On January 8, 1946, Elsie married Gerald “Cal” Scheffer in Winamac.  He passed away on June 28, 1999.  Elsie was a dedicated farm wife and worked many years as a secretary at Pulaski, Star City, and Winamac elementary schools.  She enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, and spending time with her family. 

Survivors include:

Cheryl Scheffer, Pulaski, IN Daughter

Tom (Dessa) Scheffer, Wentworth, NC Son

Mary (Steve) Thomas, Brookston, IN Daughter

Charles “Chuck” Scheffer, Pulaski, IN Son

Jean (Louis) Bangel, Winamac, IN Daughter

5 Grandchildren

5 Great Grandchildren

2 Great Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews


Preceded in death by:

Gerald “Cal” Scheffer, Husband

Charles and Della [Tunis] Lebo, Parents

Floyd Lebo, Brother

Hervie Lebo, Brother

Flo McKinley, Sister

Marguerite Schultz, Sister

Bill Lebo, Brother

Sylvia Lebo, Sister

Neoma Buck, Sister

Ed Lebo, Brother

Irene Fulmer, Sister


Visitation will be from 10 AM – 1 PM EDT Friday, June 25, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.

Funeral Services 1 PM EDT Friday, June 25, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Pastor Todd Wilson officiating. 


Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery (McKinley Addition) in Winamac, IN.


Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.


Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.


Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.