Jeannine Schendel, 89, widow of the Rev. Merlin Schendel, died March 5 in Leesburg, Fla.
Together with her husband, the Schendels served 35 years of active ministry, retiring in 1994 from Decatur: Christ. Rev. Schendel preceded her in death on Dec. 4, 2021.
A joint celebration of life for Merlin and Jeannine will be held at 11 a.m., April 30, at Springfield: First UMC.
Condolences may be sent to a son, Mark Schendel, 715 Surrey Pl., Leesburg, FL 34748.