Ruth M. Schneider, 86
Posted on February 22, 2014
Ruth M. Schneider, 86, of Omaha, Neb., and a Wells County native, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Omaha.
She was born April 20, 1927, in Wells County to Bert and Mary Plummer Crockett. She married Dee W. Schneider in 1949 in Jay County; he preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, Grady Schneider of Omaha, Neb.; one daughter, Karla (Bob) Barnett of Bellevue, Neb.; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Ruby (Harold) Johnson of Yoder, Dorotha (Joy) Teagle of Hartford City, and Roberta (Ronald) Coffield of Bluffton.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Rachel Pfeifer, and a brother, Charles Crockett.
A memorial service was conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Westlawn Hillcrest Funeral Home in Omaha.
Local arrangements were handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.