Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville News
Former Shelby County resident Zelma M. Schonfeld, 79, died Wednesday at her
home in Hope.
Thursday, January 1, 1998
Born on Feb. 17, 1918, in Bartholomew County, d/o Martin and
Hazel (Horner) Shirley.
On Sept. 26, 1936, married John W. Schonfeld, he survives.
Matron at the Shelby Manor from 1971 to 1984. Worked at
G.C. Murphy Co, Shelbyville.
Member of the First Baptist Church, Hope, treasurer of the Golden Circle Sunday school class. Member of the Hope American Legion Auxiliary and a volunteer at the Hope meal site for 14 years.
Other survivors include two daughters, Florence L. Cave, Trafalgar, and
Lovena Dayton, Hope; a son, Neil Schonfeld, Shelbyville; two sisters,
Mary Artis and Marcille Roarks, both of Hope; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by two brothers.
Norman Funeral Home, Hope. First Baptist Church, Hope. Rev. Mike Hankins officiating.
Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Shelby
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, the Hope meal
site or Hope Squad 15.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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