George O. Sceggell

July 12, 2019

George O. Sceggell, 72, of rural Frankfort, died unexpectedly at 11:27 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2019 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, Ind.  He was born June 6, 1947 in Milton, NH to Forrest B. & Ruth (Leeman) Sceggell.  He married Editha Borja in March 18, 1969 and she preceded him in death on March 29, 1977.  He then married Angela Shuler on February 14, 1978 and she survives.

George was a 1965 graduate of Nute High School in Milton, NH.  A veteran of the U.S. Air Force, he served in the Philippines and Greece.  He retired from Federal Mogul in Frankfort where he worked in maintenance for 34 years.  George was a member of the VFW, American Legion, Moose Lodge and Eagles Lodge.  He was an avid golfer, and for several years participated in the Moose Golf League.  He enjoyed fishing, was an Indianapolis Colts fan and in his youth, he enjoyed snow and water skiing.  George will be remembered for his kindness, sense of humor and smile.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. A funeral service, celebrating George’s life will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2019 at the funeral home with Pastor Kevin Alber officiating. Burial will follow in Scotland Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Humane Society, envelopes will be available.

Survived by:

Wife: Angela Sceggell of rural Frankfort, 3 Daughters: Charlotte (Manolet) Sceggell-Concepcion of Philippines Katherine Evans of Lafayette, Editha Erica (Patrick) O’Neil of Indianapolis, 1 Son: Tyler (Jessica) Sceggell of Russiaville, 1 Brother: Forrest (MaryJo) Sceggell of Rochester, NH, 6 Grandchildren: Forrest (Meghan) Beals, Isabella Evans, Jada and Lucas Sceggell, Quinn & Josephine O’Neil. He is also survived by his beloved dog, Lucy.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents and his first wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, Benjamin Sceggell and sister, Helen Bouchard.

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9 Condolences for “George O. Sceggell”

  1. Brad and Sue Stockberger July 13, 2019 at 2:45 pm

    So very sorry for your loss Angie, always enjoyed you both coming to the Moose… you’re in our prayers.

  2. Ron Best July 13, 2019 at 4:33 pm

    I am so sadden to hear of his death. He was truly one of the good ones.

  3. WILL ROGERS July 13, 2019 at 6:47 pm

    So sorry for your loss Angie. I wish I could have seen more of you guys lately. Really sad.

  4. Mike Bloomquist July 13, 2019 at 7:03 pm

    Will miss my brother in-law very much talking golf and other stuff. Never a cross word, such a kind an gentle man!! Love R M Bloomquist

  5. Perla July 13, 2019 at 10:46 pm

    I/We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. George Sceggell. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort you and hasten the journey of his soul to Heaven. May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept our sincere condolences.
    Sis. Pearl – Friend of Charlotte from Chicago USA

  6. Joyce Estes July 13, 2019 at 11:25 pm

    So sorry for your families loss Angie. I’m in shock. Prayers

  7. Don and Rhonda Dale July 14, 2019 at 6:46 am

    So sorry to for your loss, prayers for your family. George was always smiling and was a funny guy.

  8. Heather Sanders July 14, 2019 at 9:48 pm

    So sorry to hear about George! What a great guy he was. Sending my love, Angie! Prayers for Tyler and the rest of the family.

  9. Mila and Marino Perez July 16, 2019 at 10:48 am

    Our deep condolences. We know of him through Charlotte who is married to my cousin Manolet. We’ve only heard good things about him from Charlotte. Sorry for your loss.

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