Kenneth Schneider, 93
Posted on January 29, 2013
Kenneth E. Schneider, 93, of Bluffton and formerly of Leesburg, passed away on Jan. 26, 2013, at the Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
He was born on March 10, 1919 ,in Indianapolis to Ernest W. and Naomi E. (Ungericht) Schneider. On Oct. 5, 1946, he married Esther Jane Okey, who preceded him in death in 1994.
He moved to the Leesburg area in 1978, coming from Anderson. He had resided with his daughter in Bluffton since 2006. He was a member of the North Webster United Methodist Church. He belonged to the Centre Lodge 23 (Masonic) in Indianapolis, Scottish Rite in Indianapolis, and the Lakeland Kiwanis Club of North Webster.
Survivors include his daughter, Paula Jane Beck of Bluffton; a son, Jeffery Schneider of South Bend; five grandchildren; and six greatgrandchildren.
He was preceded by his wife; a son, Kenneth; and a brother.
Private interment will be at the Crownhill Cemetery in Indianapolis. A Celebration of Life will held at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Eastlund Funeral Home, Syracuse.
Online condolences: eastlundfuneralhome.com
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