October 12, 2022
Melissa Ann Schrumpf, 55, of New Douglas, Ill., died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022, at her residence. She was born on Feb. 16, 1967, in Taylorville, a daughter of the late DeWayne and Mary (Linton) Maples. She married Ronald Schrumpf Jr. on June 20, 1992, in Grantfork, and he survives.
She worked as a custodian at Highland School District for 15 years and later worked as a truck driver/farmhand at Ulrich Family Farms in New Douglas. She enjoyed working outside, fishing, camping, horseback riding, and showing cows at fairs. She was a past All-Round High School Rodeo Champion. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Greenville and a past member of the Nokomis High School FFA. She served in the United States Air Force National Guard of Illinois.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald Schrumpf Jr. of New Douglas; three sons, Cody Schrumpf of New Douglas, Clayton Schrumpf of New Douglas, Trent Allgood of New Douglas; sister, Rosemary (Brad) Daniels of Mascoutah; mother-in-law, Diann Haas of Staunton; father-in-law, Ronald (Pam) Schrumpf of Highland; and two sisters-in-law, Katie (Jason) Mettler of Highland and Elizabeth (Karl) Fiedler of Highland. Several nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 14, from 4 to 8 p.m. at The First Christian Church in Greenville and again on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 10 to 11 a.m. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at The First Christian Church with Pastor Tyson Graber officiating. Interment will follow at New Douglas City Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the First Christian Church in Greenville. Condolences may be left online at lesickofuneralhome.com. Lesicko Funeral Home of Livingston and Williamson Funeral Home of Staunton are in charge of arrangements.