News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 28, 2013

Theda A. Sheetz


TERRE HAUTE — Theda A. Sheetz, 98, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at her residence at the Franklin United Methodist Community in Franklin.

She was born on Aug. 12, 1915, in Terre Haute, Ind., to Theodore and Anna (Reynolds) Housman. She married Kenneth R. Sheetz in July of 1935. He preceded her in passing. She is survived by daughter, Sherry Bevan; niece, Jean Cunningham; cousin, Margaret Ralston; two granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.

Theda was a homemaker. She was a member of the P.E.O. and the Tulsa and Belle Vista AR Organ Club.

There will be no service. Memorial contributions may be made to the P.E.O. Cottey College, International Headquarters, 3700 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312.

Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home in Franklin is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be received at