In Memory of




Obituary for Donald Paul Scheve

Donald Paul Scheve passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at The Grande at Chesterfield in Chesterfield, Missouri at the age of 79 years, 4 months, and 16 days.

Donald was born on July 6, 1943 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late William Scheve and Jennie Scheve (nee Rizzo).

Donald is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Deanna Scheve (nee Knecht); daughters: Suzanne Scheve and Andrea (Jose) Reyes; grandsons: Matthew Duffy and Marcus Reyes.

Donald is also survived by nieces, nephews, and many dear friends.

Donald was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force who served in the Vietnam era. As an active athlete, he enjoyed golf, jogging, and playing in a local basketball league. Donald was also an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks you to consider making a donation in Donald’s name to the Alzheimer's Association.

A committal service, with full military honors, will be held at a later date at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri.

Flameless Cremation services provided by Hughes Funeral Alternatives, LLC in St. Louis, Missouri. Friends and family can sign an online guestbook at