Mark Alan Schievelbein, 42, of Lexington, Nebraska, died Tuesday, May 1st, 2012, at his home in Lexington.
Mark was born June 25th, 1969, in Lebanon, Missouri, to Lyle and Ramona (Shepherd) Schievelbein. When he was four the family moved to Elwood, Nebraska, where he grew up. He was active in school sports and loved to wrestle. He graduated from Elwood High School with the Class of 1988. Mark was active in Boy Scouts and was proud of the fact that he earned his Eagle Scout.
He earned his degree from Mid-Plains Community College in Auto-body repair. He loved to work on cars and especially motorcycles.
He married Marica Radke on July 25th, 1992. Four children were blessed to this marriage: Ashley, Alex, Hannah and Joshua.
Mark lived in Lexington, for the past 15 years with his special partner, Peggy McLain. He spent the last seven years driving over the road for Central Refrigerated Trucking and Hinz Trucking until last year when he became unable to work due to an injury.
He is survived by his mother, Ramona Schievelbein of Elwood; grandmother, Grace Godfrey of Elwood; two brothers, Michael (Leisa) Schievelbein of Arvada, Colorado and Eric (Michelle) Schievelbein of Omaha, Nebraska; children, Tiffany Waller of Cedar Falls, Iowa, Ricky Dewey of Brady, Nebraska, Ashley, Alex, Hannah and Joshua Schievelbein of Chappell, Nebraska; special partner, Peggy McLain of Lexington; nephews and nieces, Tyler Wilson, Anthony and Natalie Schievelbein and Quinton and Moorea Schievelbein.
Mark was preceded in death by his dad, Lyle Schievelbein; brother, Ronald Schievelbein; grandparents, Arthur Schievelbein, Genevieve Schievelbein Wendland and Vernon Shepherd.
Funeral Services were held Friday, May 4th, 2012, at 3 p.m., at the Elwood United Methodist Church in Elwood, with the Rev. Connie Karr officiating. Burial was in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery at Elwood.
Memorials are suggested to the family for his children's education. Please forward online condolences to the family through: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is in charge of arrangements.