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423 West Main Street
Madison, IN 47250
Phone: 812-265-4021
Fax: 8122652133
Kenneth Schomaker

Kenneth Elmer Schomaker

Thursday January 31, 1935 - Friday March 1, 2019
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Kenneth Elmer Schomaker, 84, of Madison, Indiana passed away on March 1, 2019 at River Terrace Health Campus.

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he was a 1953 graduate of Shady Side Academy in Pennsylvania, a 1957 graduate of Wesleyan University in Connecticut and a 1960 graduate of Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, Virginia. He was ordained to the Episcopal Priesthood in 1961. He served in parishes in Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Indiana and served as Chaplain with the Indiana Department of Corrections at Plainfield Correctional Facility from 1986-2000.

He was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Madison. He enjoyed writing prose and poetry and painting from wildlife and photos. He and Dianne most enjoyed riding and walking with their dog, Goldie, at Clifty Falls State Park.

He is survived by his wife, (Mary) Dianne Hill, of Madison to whom he was married in 1987. He is survived also by his children Amy Welter, Timothy Schomaker, Steven Schomaker, Daniel Schomaker and Andrea Liberto; thirteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lee Schomaker and Rick Schomaker, and sister, Linda Y. Atkins.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Christ Episcopal Church on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:00 am.

Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Main Street Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
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    Saturday May 11, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday May 11, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Christ Episcopal Church
    Address
    506 Mulberry Street
    Madison, IN
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Steve Winsett

Posted at 01:33pm
I was sorry to hear of Ken's passing. I remember well your wedding and hope that God's peace will be with you. Steve Winsett+
 
DH

Dianne Hill Posted at 09:43am

Steve! So glad to hear from you....how long ago Ken and I were married by you....had to find our marriage certificate to show at Social Security office and it brought back memories--and a wonderful photo of us in the area of St. Paul's in New Albany..I'll have that at his memorial service in just 2 weeks. Thanks again for posting. I'm doing better every day. Remembering the times when we could still do things together is helpful. Hope you are well and enjoying your life. Dianne Hill...

Christine Smith

Posted at 05:20pm
Dear Diane, We share your sorrow at the loss of your beloved Ken. You and he were our good friends, and we enjoyed many wonderful meals together, especially those at Clifty Falls Inn. We send you our love and hugs. Please be in touch. Harold and Christine
 
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Dianne Hill Posted at 08:00am

We look forward to Ken's memorial service tomorrow--thanks for your post and know you'll be thinking of us May 11--hope you are both well--Dianne
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Melissa

Posted at 09:11am
Dear Schomaker Family, I am so sorry for your loss. When we lose a love one in death it is never easy. During this difficult time may your family find comfort in Gods word the Bible that soon we will see our love ones again. -John 5:28,29
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