Ida H. Schamber, 90, of Warren, IN, passed away at 4:00 AM on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, IN. with her family around her. She was born on Friday, February 04, 1927, in Chassell, MI. to Emil Salo and Ida (Manninnen) Salo. She was a graduate of Houghton High School in Houghton, MI. Ida married Clarence Schamber Sr. on November 4, 1945, he passed away on September 12, 1969. Ida had worked for Richard's clothing store in Marion, IN. She retired from the US Postal Service in 1992 after working 17 1/2 years. After retirement she then worked for 11 years with Sears in Marion. Ida was a member of the Resurrection Lutheran church in Marion, IN.
Loving Survivors Include: Sons - Clarence "Tex" (Vicki) Schamber, Ft. Wayne, IN, John T. (Robyn) Schamber, Marion, IN, Robert (Bonnie) Schamber, Corydon, IN, Daughters - Diane Curran, Bluffton, IN,
Ruth Ann (Ricky) Wright, Van Buren, IN, 15 Grandchildren, 35 Great Grandchildren , 4 Great Great Grandchildren, and a Sister - Ruth Salo, Houghton, MI.
She was preceded in death by her Father - Emil Salo, Mother - Ida (Manninnen) Salo, Husband - Clarence Schamber, 9 Brothers, and 2 Sisters.
A memorial service when family and friends may gather to share and remember will be at Gardens of Memory 11201 S Marion Road 35 Marion at 10:00 AM on Thursday, June 22, 2017 with James Hilleson officiating. Interment will follow in the Gardens of Memory in Marion.
Arrangements are being handled by Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home in Van Buren.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com