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Rosemary Schoeff

August 8, 1935October 19, 2021

Rosemary Schoeff, 86 of Huntington passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at her residence. She lived her entire life in Huntington, having graduated from Huntington High School. Rosemary was active in her children’s activities, having been active in PTA and teaching both Sunday School and Bible School for a number of years. She retired in 1999 from HCCSC after six years as an aide and 23 years as the Athletic Department secretary. She was a member of The Chapel. Rosemary was devoted to their dogs, enjoyed music, basketball and fishing. She and Nelson and their dogs spent several years traveling in their motor home.

Rosemary was born on August 8, 1935, in Huntington to the late Carl T. and Helen (Harvey) Clipp.

She was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Nelson Schoeff on June 5, 1955.

Surviving in addition to her husband are three children Tim (Myrna) Schoeff of Huntington, Jan (Brian) McDonough of West Chester, PA, Lynn (Charles) Cole of Pierceton, IN. Also left to cherish her memory are three grandchildren, Stephanie (John) Stickler, Megan McDonough and Kevan (Danielle) McDonough as well as three great grandchildren, Bella Stickler, Jacob Stickler, and Bailey McDonough.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Janis Sutter.

Arrangements are being handled by Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel where a private family service will be held at a later date.

Per Rosemary’s wishes, donations may be made to Huntington County Humane Society or IU Cancer Center both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.


  • Nelson Schoeff, Husband
  • Tim and Myrna Schoeff, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Jan and Brian McDonough, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Lynn and Charles Cole, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Carl and Helen (Harvey) Clipp, Parents (deceased)
  • Janis Sutter, Sister (deceased)
  • Three grandchildren: Stephanie (John) Stickler, Megan McDonough, Kevan (Danielle) McDonough and three great grandchildren: Bella Stickler, Jacob Stickler, Bailey McDonough


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Jeff Cross

October 26, 2021

I really enjoyed talking with Rosemary in the AD’s office. We had some good laughs and she kept Joe on task. Lol

Mark McCammon

October 23, 2021

Was So sorry to hear about Rosemary’s passing,
Tim was a very good friend when I was growing up. Rosemary would take us to there lake cottage in the summer’s lots of fun. Always enjoyed being around the Family. My deepest sympathies to Nelson, Tim, Jan, Lynn.

Sandy Bailey

October 22, 2021

My deepest sympathy to Nelson, Tim, Jan and Lynn. Rosemary was my closest friend and confidante, We shared many laughs, memories, frustrations and concerns. And also bits of “knowledge and news”!We texted almost daily, and I always looked forward to them, I will miss her dearly!

Rita/Keith Disler

October 19, 2021

Tim, Myrna and family,
Keith remembers your mom at the high school and exactly where you lived as a child. He has fond memories of your parents and you back in the day! Your parents were nice people and now we know why you Tim are such a good godly soul! We are truly sorry for the loss of a wonderful great mom! We will keep you in our prayers in the days ahead.

Scott Jackson

October 19, 2021

To the Schoeff family: Pam and I send our deepest sympathy. Rosemary was a very special person and friend. I loved working with her at HNHS Certainly enjoyed my visits with her and Nelson. It was always great to catch up with her and get her to laugh (which was pretty easy) She will be truely missed.