BERNE, Indiana — Mary R. Schaadt, 95, Berne, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Swiss Village.

She was born to Edward and Clara (Jones) Greulach on March 11, 1919, in Van Wert County, Ohio.

She married Frederick “Fritz” Schaadt on Dec. 24, 1945.


She was a member of the Cross Community Church and was an elementary school teacher in Parkway Elementary School in Ohio. Her special interests include caring for her flowers, gardening, and sewing.

Survivors include a son, Cy Schaadt of Berne, and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding in death are her parents, husband, and brother, Ralph Greulach.

Funeral services are Monday, Aug. 25 at 10:30 a.m. at the Swiss Village Chapel with visitation one hour prior to services. Visitation is also Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Village Chapel. Officiating is Pastor Chris Kruchkow. Burial is in the Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert, with graveside services at 1:30 p.m.

Preferred memorials are to the Cross Community Church.

Sign the guestbook on-line at yagerkirchhofer.com. Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.