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Obituary for Paul Scheid

Paul  Scheid
Dateline Bordentown

Paul Scheid passed away peacefully on Wednesday January 16 2018 at his home in Bordentown City.

Born in Plattsburg NY, he was a longtime resident of the Bordentown community. Paul was a graduate of Michigan State University where he attended the ROTC program. Upon graduation, Paul enlisted in The United States Army serving in the Army Reserves for 30 years. He was the music teacher for Allentown High school and Co-founded the Music Department for Mercer County College. After serving many years in the Music Department, Paul transferred to the Veterans Affairs Department of the college to mentor newly discharged veterans to college life. He was given the title Emeritus Professor upon his retirement. Paul enjoyed trap shooting and boating on the Chesapeake Bay. But his greatest joy in life was playing music, specially the church organ. Paul was the organist for Christ Church in Bordentown for over 30 years.

Son of the late Charles and Frances Scheid, he is survived by his loving wife Sherry Scheid, his son, Jonathan Scheid, his grand daughter, Laura Scheid, his mother-in-law, Audrey Houseworth.

A Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Saturday January 27 2018 11:00am at Christ Church Parish 130 Prince St, Bordentown, NJ 08505. Calling will be held that morning from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Interment will follow at Brig. Gen william C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery Wrightstown.

Arrangements are under the direct care and supervision of Robert L. Pecht, Bordentown Home for Funerals 40 Crosswicks St. Bordentown, NJ 08505. Please go to Paul’s Book of memories page at to upload a picture, light a candle, order flowers and a gift from our Sympathy Store or offer condolences to the family.

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