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Dolores Schneider

Dolores Schneider


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.

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  1. Administrator says:

    My deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother.

    Posted by: Deborah Petot/Meinhardt – Sorrento, FL – Family friend Mar 05, 2014

  2. Administrator says:

    Dennis and Doug so sorry to hear of your mother passing. May she Rest in Peace.

    Posted by: Jim and Pam Hammel – Waterloo, IL – Friend Mar 05, 2014

  3. Administrator says:

    Dennis, Sorry for you loss. May God watch over you and your family and give you peace.

    Posted by: Paul Nuernberger – Jefferson City, MO Mar 06, 2014

  4. Administrator says:

    Dennis, we are so sorry for your loss. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and God will give you the strength to get through these troubled times.

    Posted by: John Poloney & Debbie Bradd – Washington, IL, IL Mar 07, 2014

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