Donald W Scheeringa

October 13, 1952 ~ March 26, 2020 (age 67)


Donald W. Scheeringa age 67 of Schererville, IN passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, March 26, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Maureen Scheeringa nee Hedrick. Devoted father to Matthew (fiancee Jessica Toyne); Jennifer Lindsey; Eric (Monica) Lindsey. Proud Grandpa to Olivia, Addison, Eli and Ava. Loving brother of Beverly (late Ed) Knight, Doris (Dave) Meyer, Jim (Sandy) Scheeringa. Brother-in-law to Ellie Scheeringa, Jim (Kelley Hugus) Hedrick and Jolene Hedrick. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents George Scheeringa and Jean Scheeringa Van Til and brother, George A. Scheeringa.

Don enjoyed his career as a Bricklayer. He retired from Bricklayers Local #6 and was a member of that Union for 40 years. Don was a member of Trinity Reformed Church in Munster for many years, where he served as a Deacon and Cadet Leader. Although Don had many health challenges, he found great enjoyment watching his favorite Chicago teams; Bears, Cubs and Blackhawks. As well as NASCAR.

Due to the current restrictions from the Governor, the funeral service is private as well as the interment at Chapel Lawn.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of the Calumet Area.

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