Dolores D., nee Just, Schneider, 84, of New Athens, IL; born September 22, 1929 in Millstadt, IL; passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL.
Mrs. Schneider was a homemaker. Early in life she worked at Fellner’s Department Store, New Athens Shoe Factory and Eckert’s Orchard. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and the St. Paul Woman’s Guild. Dolores also enjoyed ceramics, baking and cooking.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Arthur and Hilda Just. Her husband Edward Schneider whom she married on June 6, 1948 and who passed away on August 19, 2009. One sister – Olivia Kraft.
She is survived by two sons – Douglas Schneider of Strasburg, IL; Dennis Schneider of New Athens, IL. Two granddaughters – Jessica Schneider of Strasburg, IL; Cassandra Schneider of Houston, TX.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Visitation: Friends may call at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Friday, March 7, 2014 from 9:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:00am with Rev. John Lukomski officiating.
Entombment will be held at Valhalla Gardens of Memory and Mausoleum in Belleville, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.