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Mario R. Schell

A tractor-trailer driver from Elizabeth was killed Friday, March 29, in a crash in Ash Fork, Ariz.
Mario R. Schell, 33, drove for Prime Inc. in Springfield, Mo., and was a member of Atkins Chapel Church in Floyds Knobs.
A native of Lampertheim, Germany, he was the son of Robert and Karin Schell of Elizabeth.
Survivors besides his parents include his wife, the former Teresa Striegel; stepchildren, Mandy John, Josh and Travis; a brother, Uwe Schmidt of Lampertheim; a sister, Sandra Avery of Hampton, Va.; and a grandfather, Rolf Schmidt of Lampertheim.
The funeral was Thursday, April 4, at Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Home on Market Street in New Albany with burial in Atkins Cemetery in Floyds Knobs.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society.