Klietamae Geraldine Scheible
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Klietamae Geraldine Scheible
  • May 17, 1916 - December 5, 2017
  • Midland, Texas

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Klietamae Geraldine (Broom) Scheible passed from this life at the age of 101 on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in her residence at Scharbauer Cottage at Manor Park in Midland, Texas.

She was born May 17, 1916 in Vernon, Texas to John Wesley Broom and lvie Edith (Steapp) Broom.

At about 5 years of age she and her family relocated to Clay County, Texas to farm. She married at the age of 16, and became a wife and later a mother which was her heart's desire.

The farming business was difficult during the depression, so she and her family moved out to West Texas for work and she lived in the area for most of her life.

Her faith was one of the most important parts of her life. She became a Christian when she was 14 and was currently a member of Alamo Heights Baptist Church In Midland, Texas.

Klietamae was a member of many associations throughout her life beginning with 4H as a child. She loved sewing, painting with oils and water colors and gardening. Writing poetry throughout the years was one of her passions.

She is survived by her sister, Wanda Hankins of Stanton, Texas; son, Wesley Godfrey and wife Burgess of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; daughter, Glenna Buhalts of Jal, New Mexico; stepson Tom Scheible of Houston, Texas; five grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, eight great great grandchildren and three nieces.

Klietamae was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter and a brother.

Visitation will be held Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Ellis Funeral Home in Midland, Texas. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 11:00 am in the Ellis Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Robert Murphy of Alamo Heights Baptist Church presiding. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.