Clyde Scheib

Graveside Service

11:00 am
Friday, August 27, 2021
St. Matthew's Lutheran Upper Church Cemetery
2440 Conestoga Road
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, United States

Reception at Beaver Farm

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday, August 27, 2021
Beaver Farm
551 West Seven Stars Road
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Clyde V. Scheib

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Clyde V. Scheib, 95, Phoenixville

Clyde Scheib, 95, husband to Alda Wenger Scheib, passed away on Friday August 20, 2021.

Born at home November 10, 1925 in Birchrunville, PA to the late  Walter Scheib and the late Gladys (Sweinhart) Scheib. 

Clyde was a Dairy Farmer for many years.  A legendary local historian and author, Clyde belonged to several local historical groups and the Kimberton Grange #1304 for over seventy years.  He was a Chester County 4-H leader for many years.  Clyde was so proud with his involvement in rebuilding the Kennedy Covered Bridge in Kimberton, the annual Christmas luminaries at the bridge, and the renovation of the Hickory Grove One Room Schoolhouse.  He also coordinated the July 4th ceremonies at the Revolutionary War Cemetery in East Vincent Township for over 20 years.  

In addition to his wife of 73 years.   Clyde leaves his children: Eric Scheib (Denise) of West Bend, WI, Holly Sollenberger of Spring City, PA, Alison Messina (Bob) of Clark Summit, PA and Noel Pool (John) of Mickleton, NJ.; 11 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, and family friend, Judy Frey. 

He was preceded in death by his sister, Virginia Graham.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, August 27 in St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 2440 Conestoga Road, Chester Springs with Rev. Jack A. Mason officiating. A reception to follow at the Beaver Farm in Kimberton.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of your choice. Online condolences can be made  at All arrangements are being handled by Shalkop, Grace & Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. Spring City, PA. 

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