Geneva Lorenz Scheffe

January 23, 1932 – May 12, 2019

Geneva was born to Henry and Hilda Lorenz on their family farm north of Okeene and passed away in Perry Green Valley Nursing Home. She attended Deep Creek and Okeene Public Schools.

She married Eldon Scheffe on May 28, 1950. They had one child, Karen, and made their home east of Okeene.

Known as Grandma Jean to her family and their friends, she was well known for her love of gospel music, crossword puzzles and making noodles and angel food cakes for family and friends. Besides being a farm wife and mom, she spent many years serving kids at the school cafeteria and friends at the Top Ten Drive In.

Grandma Jean is survived by Karen and Haden Hendricks, grandchildren, Becky and Russell Oswald and Autumn Hines. She was also blessed with five greatgrandsons, Kaden, Blane, Jakai, and twins, Roman and Silas. All of Stillwater. Also, her brother and his wife, Les and Ada Laverne Lorenz of Enid, sister-in-law, Sandy Lorenz of Okeene and several nieces and nephews.

Passing before her were her parents, Eldon and brother Gerald Lorenz.

Graveside services will be conducted by Lanman Funeral Home at the Roselawn Cemetery on Friday May 17, at 3 p.m.

Memorials can be given to The Okeene Public School Foundation: PO Box 409 Okeene, OK 73763

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