Name: Mayme Schallenkamp
Birth: 7 APR 1903 in Salem, South Dakota
Death: 16 JUN 1999 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Burial: Salem, SD -- St Marys Cemetery
Addresses 1991 Salem, SD
Funeral Mass for Mayme Schallenkamp was held June 21, 1999 in St. Mary's Catholic church, Salem, SD. Fr. Joseph Ripp celebrated the mass. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were Ernie Schallenkamp, Lloyd Schallenkamp, Ron Schallenkamp, Ernie Heumiller, Frank Heumiller, and Don Heumiller.
Mayme Schallenkamp, daughter of Anton and Anna (Gottlob) Schallenkamp, was born April 7, 1903, on a farm near Salem, SD. she grew up in the Salem area and attended St. Mary's School, Salem, SD. During her life she worked as a nanny for the Claus Rohweder family in Iowa and raised the family's children after their mother's death. The family later moved from Iowa to Sioux Falls, SD. She worked at one time for John Morrell Company in Sioux Falls. She returned to Salem in 1977 and lived the rest of her life there.
Mayme was a member of St. Mary's Catholic church of Salem and of the Salem Senior Citizens. During her lifetime she loved to fish, do yard work, and always had a nice garden. She died on June 16, 1999 at the McKennan Hospital Hospice Unit in Sioux Falls, SD. She had reached the age of 96 years, 2 months, and 9 days.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Henry, Herman, and Joe, and one sister, Anna Heumiller.
Father: Anton Schallenkamp b: 1860
Mother: Anna Gottlob b: 1872 in Germany