Thursday, May 13, 2021


James C. Scheimann


James C. Scheimann of Guilford, formerly of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away at his home on Feb. 2. James was born in Valparaiso, Indiana on Sept. 4, 1961, son of the late Richard and Lois (Grieder) Scheimann.

He was the beloved brother of Anne (Neal) Christiansen of Chicago, Illinois, Richard (Rebecca) Scheimann of San Marcos, Texas, Mary (Whit Iglehart) Scheimann of Guilford, and Martha Neale of Columbia, South Carolina. He is also survived by 10 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, John and Thomas Scheimann.

James attended Valparaiso University studying business and spent his career in construction. James was a loving, easy-going man who loved to do favors for others. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and camping. He will be dearly missed by friends and family alike.

A family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to VNA Community Health Care and Hospice, 753 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT 06437; or Guilford Housing Authority, Resident Activity Fund, 32 Guilford Court, Guilford, CT 06437.

Arrangements are in care of the Guilford Funeral Home, 115 Church Street, Guilford. To share a memory or leave condolences, visit

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