Emilie Jane Scheels
Emilie Jane Scheels
  • April 28, 1975 - May 4, 2017
  • Atlanta, Georgia

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Emilie Jane Scheels, age 42, died unexpectedly from medical complications on May 4, 2017, in Atlanta, GA.

Emilie was born on April 28, 1975, in Norwalk, CT. She grew up in Westport, CT and McLean, VA, where she graduated from Langley High School. Emilie attended James Madison University where she earned degrees in anthropology and geology. She also later earned a degree as a physical therapy assistant.

Emilie was a devoted mother, a loving wife, daughter and friend. She touched many lives with her generous and compassionate spirit and through her numerous passions including sports, horses, snowboarding, ski patrol, music and helping others in need.

Emilie’s greatest joy in life was her son Parker, born on November 2, 2012. She was an amazing mother, who took every opportunity to teach, explore and encourage her child. They had a strong bond, one that her family will ensure remains in Parker’s heart throughout his life.

Emilie is survived by her husband, Jeff Keisler and their son, Parker Rhys; her parents, Mary and Richard Scheels; her brother, Chris Scheels and family.

She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalm 116:15

In lieu of flowers please consider supporting: https://www.gofundme.com/support-for-jeff-parker-keisler.

Guests are highly encouraged to sign the guest book with name and where you knew Emilie with or without a comment. This will be printed and kept as a keepsake for Family.