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Darleen J. Schneider

Darleen J. Schneider

Darleen J. (Krupp) Schneider, 93, of New Athens, IL, born September 4, 1927 in New Athens, IL, passed away on Saturday November 14, 2020 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens.  She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Elmer Adolph and Ethel Mae (Gerhold) Krupp, her husband; Virgil W.C. Schneider, who preceded her in death on February 14, 2016 and her brother; Deneen Lawrence Krupp.

Darleen is survived by her three sons; Duane (Audeen) Schneider of Albuquerque, NM, Lynne (Lori) Schneider of Waterloo, IL and Rick (Chris) Schneider of Minneola, FL and 4 grandchildren; Sam, Ian, Katy and Victor Schneider.

Memorials in her honor may be made to the New Athens Home for the Aged.

In keeping with Mrs. Schneider’s wishes, cremation is to be held.

The family will be observing a private celebration of life at a later date.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Cynthia Schneider Johnson says:

    Lynne, Duane, and Rick, I am sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. She always had a smile for everyone. I remember our family gatherings well. Cynthia Schneider Johnson

  2. Kathy Jones says:

    I remember them as the dancers and the band playing on the side porch

    id call out to mom (yvonne Petri) to see if she could hear me. very sweet and happy people

  3. Karen Laflen says:

    Lynne, Duane, Rick & Lori,
    I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember her as the fun-loving person that she was. As adolescents we had so much fun at your house. We always thought of you as having the cool parents.

  4. Bev Westbrook (Weible) says:

    Lynne, Duane & Rick,
    So sorry to hear of your mom passing. I have fond memories of her and Virgil living in the neighborhood.

  5. Jon Adamson says:

    Lynne, Duane, and Rick, So sorry for your loss. Many memories living next door for so many years. There is a Stag beer bucket being passed around in Heaven.

  6. Mark Stehl says:

    Duane, Lynne, and Rick I remember your Mom was such a nice person, very funny and lively even though those memories are from long, long ago when I was much younger. None the less, great memories of your Mom. God Bless 🙏🏻🙏🏻

    • Lana Behrens Johns says:

      Rick, so very sorry for your loss. Your mom was such a sweet and lovely woman. I know she will be missed but is in heaven with your dad.

  7. Gary and Jean Beggs says:

    Schneider Family: We lived next door to Darleen and Virgil when our sons were little guys. We loved being their neighbors, enjoyed good conversation and their cat Sylvia. The boys would sneak over to the garage to listen to the guys play music. So sad time goes so fast.

  8. Celeste (Strassman) Bowman says:

    Good memories of your mom, guys.
    The party just got started in Heaven.

  9. Pam Hammel says:

    Lynne, Duanne and Rick so sorry to read about your moms passing. She was a character and so much fun to be around. I am sure her and Virgil and dancing and drinking a Stag. May she Rest in Peace.

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