Jane E. Scheble, 94, a Wenatchee resident for over 90 years, passed away on Sunday evening, September 30, 2012 at Dore’ Adult Home in East Wenatchee.
She was born on September 23, 1918 at Racine, Wisconsin to the late Frank and Edna Louise (Dahl) Sorley. At the age of two, she moved with her family to Wenatchee. She attended Wenatchee schools and graduated from Wenatchee High School in 1936. She continued her education at the University of Washington where she was a member of the Chi-Omega Sorority. After receiving her Bachelor’s degree, she returned to Wenatchee. She met Frank M. Scheble and they were later married in Wenatchee. They continued to make their home in Wenatchee where they owned Wenatchee Lumber Company.
On July 13, 1974, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank M. Scheble. She has since continued to make her home in Wenatchee.
Jane had been a Junior member and later became a Senior Member of the Wenatchee Hospital Guild, where she was involved with the Follies. She was a longtime member of the Wenatchee Golf and Country Club and had been a Salvation Army volunteer.
She is survived by one daughter, Sally Caraher, Wenatchee; one son and daughter-in-law, Mike & Diane Scheble, Seattle and two grandchildren, Cory Molzahn, Seattle and Casey Caraher, Portland, Oregon. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Frank and one brother, Mark Sorley.
A Family Gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Memorial Chapel, East Wenatchee.