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“I remember so many visits to the Schuchhardt house on Huth Drive. Elaine was a Saint! My thoughts are with you, Brad and Gregg. ”
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Elaine (Meyer) Schuchhardt passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 8,2018. Born on February 12, 1933, Elaine was the youngest child of Wilhelm and Minnie Meyer who preceded her in death. She was a graduate of the former Central High School. Upon graduation, she worked for Lincoln Life then after raising her family, she earned her real estate license. Elaine met her husband, John, while both attending St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church grade school. They were married on August 20, 1955. After John's death in 1992, she began volunteering at the Lutheran Hospital, and faithfully served there for twenty years. She was a life-long member of St. John's where she served on the Finance Board, Alter Guild and was a member of the Pricilla Circle. Surviving are her sons, Gregg (Sue) Schuchhardt, of Neenah, Wisconsin and Brad (Helen) Schuchhardt, of Fort Wayne, IN; grandchildren, Matt (Hannah), Scott (Korbyn), Sarah, Olivia, and John Schuchhardt; and great-grandchild, Greta Schuchhardt. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Marie Clark and brother, William Meyer. Funeral service will take place at 11AM on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church 729 W. Washington Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46802. Visitation will be held 2 hours prior. Memorials may be made to St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church or the Allen County SPCA.