Oct 11,1943---Jun 19,2022

Janet Helen Scheele, a beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away peacefully early in the morning of June 19, 2022. Jan was born October 11, 1943 the eldest of four children born to John and Helen Seibolt. A devout Catholic, Jan attended Our Lady of Good Counsel grade school before moving to Overland Park, Kansas and graduating from Shawnee Mission North High School in 1960. After high school, she received a diploma from Kansas City Business College. She married Robert Scheele in October of 1962 who loved her fiercely for 59 ½ years. They had 3 children- Mike, Eric, and Allison.  Jan became a banker initially working at Valley View State Bank then Mission Bank and retired from UMB Bank. At UMB Bank, Jan was in charge of the Silver Accounts providing services and seminars to their senior customers. Her favorite responsibility, and where she excelled, was arranging and escorting customers on local, national and international trips on which she made many lasting friendships.  She was an enthusiastic traveler having visited all 50 states and 32 foreign countries.  She retired in 2004, continuing to travel and spending considerable time with grandchildren attending as many activities and events as she could. 

Jan is preceded in death by her parents, eldest son Mike Scheele and her grandson Lucas Scheele.

She is survived by husband, Bob Scheele, son & daughter-in-law, Eric & Cheryl Scheele of Kansas City, Kansas, daughter and son-in-law, Allison & Russ Hanna of Tonganoxie, & daughter-in-law Joi Teets-Scheele of San Francisco. Also, six grandchildren: Nicholas Scheele, Natalie Scheele, Hannah Scheele, Maddie Hanna & Andrew Hanna.

Jan never met a stranger and was a true and beloved friend to many.  Her visitation will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at 9;00 am, followed by a funeral mass at 10:30 and a luncheon following at Holy Spirit Catholic Parish located at 11300 W 103rd Street  Overland Park, Ks 66214. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at https://www.alz.org/kansascity?form=alz_donate.

 



Condolences

Patti Smith Jun 23 ,2022

Sister ,Escondido ,California

Sending loving thoughts and prayers as I remember my “big” sister. Jan I will forever hear your laugh and smile when someone calls me Pat..that I reserve for you. Grieving has become a way of life but memories follow us everywhere and for this we are are all grateful.. Love you Sis and rest among those we’ve loved and lost in peace. Loving thoughts and prayers for the family as you begin this journey for which you’ve all been chosen.

Carol Chaney Jun 24 ,2022

Cousin ,Bridgeton ,Missouri

To the Scheele family- My deepest sympathies to Mike and family. I was so sad to hear of Jan’s passing. Jan and I spent many summers visiting in our growing up years, Aunt Helen and Uncle John always made sure we had a great time. So many memories of the family. Sincerely, Carol (Johanning) Chaney Bridgeton, MO

Bev & Ethel Skulmoski Jun 24 ,2022

Friend ,Regina Canada ,California

Sorry to hear of Jan's passing. Bob and Jan were neighbors at Bentsen Grove RV Park. They were always so friendly and made you feel welcome. Sympathy to all Bev & Ethel Skulmoski

Event:
Visitation
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 W. 103rd St.
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date:
Jun 28 ,2022
Time:
9:00 AM
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Event:
Funeral Mass
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 W. 103rd St.
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date:
Jun 28 ,2022
Time:
10:30 AM
Google Map: