Mary Louise Scheffler, a Williamsville homemaker, died of congestive heart failure Thursday in the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, Cheektowaga. She was 85.
Born in Belhaven, N.C., the former Mary Louise Wallace earned a bachelor's degree in education from East Carolina State Teachers College.
Mrs. Scheffler was a charter member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the New York State Veterinary Medical Society.
In 1943, she married Harold G. Scheffler. He died in 2005.
Survivors include three daughters, Pamela Glueck, Connie Hitchcock and Barbara Scheffler Mernan; and two sons, Harold II and Gary W.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday in St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 4275 Harris Hill Road, Clarence.