In Loving Memory of Eleanor A. Schede

March 19, 1936
Bridgeport, CT
September 29, 2017
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Tuesday, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

October 03, 2017


St. Emery Church

Mass of Christian Burial

838 Kings Highway East,
CT 06825

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 11:00 AM


Lawncroft Cemetery

1740 Black Rock Turnpike,
CT 06825

October 03, 2017

Family Gathering


American Cancer Society

38 Richards Avenue,
CT 06854

Eleanor A. Schede

Eleanor A. Schede, age 81, of Fairfield passed away peacefully Friday, September 29, 2017 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. Born in Bridgeport the daughter of the late George and Mary Moran, she had been a Fairfield resident for the last 57 years. She was a graduate of Sts. Cyril and Methodius Parochial School and High School. Eleanor was a wonderful cook and delighted in time spent with her family, especially her cherished grandchildren. Survivors include two children, Paula A. Lazarus of Fairfield and Richard C. Schede, Jr. of Milford; five grandchildren, Richard C. Schede, III, Alexis Lazarus, Dana Schede, Noelle and Matthew Lazarus; two sisters, Arlene Skovira of Fairfield and Frances Musante and her husband Charles of The Villages, FL. She was predeceased by her son, Mark Schede and a brother, Robert Moran. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Emery Church, 838 Kings Highway East, Fairfield. Interment will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. Friends may greet the family Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 38 Richards Ave., Norwalk, CT 06854. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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  1. Paula, My deepest sympathy and prayers are with u all. I had the privilege of working at security link and ub wth her. I have only the fondest memories.

  2. Dear Charlie, Fran & Family:
    Though certainly a very sad time for all of you, please also remember all of the wonderful memories you have of special times spent together. Our lives are all a little bit richer for having been able to share in those special times with all of you. She was a special lady and will be missed by many.

  3. Prayers go out to Paula and Richie and their families and to Eleanor. May she rest in peace.

  4. Dear Paula & Richard. So sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. I’ll always remember the fun we had at your house during our time at St Emery s in the 8th grade. May she Rest In Peace.