Celebrating the life of Marylou E. Scheuren
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Born in Pottsville, on May 23, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Nina (Boyle) Elliott.
She was a graduate of John Hallahan Catholic High School, Philadelphia.
Marylou was a member of St. Patrick R.C. C., Pottsville, where she also belonged to CYO Auxiliary.
She was an active member of the community where she belonged to the Pottsville Club Auxiliary, the Green and Gold Club at Nativity BVM High School and volunteered and was on the Auxiliary at Good Samaritan Hospital.
In her earlier years, she was a medical technician at Thomas Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia. After marrying James, she concentrated on raising their children and in later years she especially enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Louis Elliott.
She is survived by her husband, James L. Scheuren, to whom she was married 60 years ; a daughter, Jane E. Scheuren, of Minersville; two sons James L. Scheuren, Jr., of Pottsville; Jeffrey L., husband of Barbara Scheuren, of Whitehall; grandchildren: James J. and Casey E. Scheuren; several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, April 1st at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel on the grounds of Calvary Cemetery, Hillside Road, Pottsville, with Msgr. Edward J. O'Connor officiating. A viewing will be held on Sunday evening from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, and on Monday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the procession will leave for the chapel.
In lieu of flowers the family request contributions in Marylou's memory be sent to: St. Patrick's Memorial Fund 319 Mahantongo St. Pottsville, PA 17901.
Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at lordbixler.com.
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