Larry E. Schell

Larry E. Schell, 84, husband of Jean M. (Moyer) Schell, of Frederick, passed away on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at his residence.
Born in Fullerton, PA, he was the son of the late Verna P. (Miller) Schell and Harvey P. Schell.
Larry graduated from Boyertown High School and was a 1959 graduate from Bloomsburg State College with a degree in business. He served in the Army during the Korean War. He was a co-owner with his wife, Jean of Reppert’s Candy for 32 years and prior to that worked in banking.
Larry was a member of Good Shepherd UCC. He was a former Rotarian and past president. He also was a past president of the Retail Confectioner’s Association of Philadelphia. He was an avid Philadelphia and Penn State sports fan.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Keith A. Schell, husband of Jennifer and Kenneth A. Schell, husband of Jesse; four granddaughters, Anastasia, Avery, Mazzy and Indya.
He was predeceased by two sisters, Betty Mae and Dauris Ann and one brother, Richard.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 11:00AM at Morrell Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Philadelphia Avenue, Boyertown, PA. Relatives and friends will be received from 9:30AM to 11:00AM.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Good Shepherd UCC Memorial Fund, 35 West Philadelphia Ave, Boyertown, PA 19512 or Frederick Living-Resident Benevolence Fund, PO Box 498, Frederick, PA 19435.
Arrangements are by Morrell Funeral Home, Inc.
(www.morrellfuneralhome.com)

8 Condolences
  1. So sorry for your loss Jean, Keith, Kenny and family. Praying for you at this time.

  2. Jean and family, So sorry to here this. My prayers are with you. Always enjoyed calling on Larry he loved you all and the chocolate business.

    Bruce

  3. Dear Jean and Family:

    So sorry to read the news about Larry’s passing. Spent many Monday evenings conversing with him before the Boyertown Rotary meetings and always enjoyed his company. Our hearts go out to all of you as you mourn his absence. May God bless and keep you during this difficult time. Our prayers are with you.

  4. Jean and the Schell family, I am so sorry to hear about Larry’s passing.

  5. Jean, Keith and Ken,
    My mom and I send our most heartfelt condolences for your loss!
    Cindy Landis
    Dolores Hagge

  6. Dear Jean & Family,
    We were just getting to know you and Larry after we moved into Frederick. We were looking forward to having many more conversations. You both were full of information and helpful hints about the community. If there is anything that we can do for you, please do not hesitate to call.

    Our prayers are with you and your family.

    Stan & Sandy

  7. Our family was so saddened to hear of Larry’s passing. We always enjoyed seeing him at family get togethers and talking about sports, his love of the chocolate business and of course his beloved granddaughters. Our most sincere condolences and love to Jean and the entire Schell family.

    Greg, Patti and the girls

  8. It is with great sadness that I read that Larry past away. I extend my profound condolences to the whole family.

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