DOROTHY C. SCHNEIDER
Dorothy C. Schneider, 86, of Quincy, died at 10:47 a.m. Sunday (April 16, 2017) in Blessing Hospital.
Born July 27, 1930 in Hannibal, Missouri, Dorothy was the daughter of Vincent and Dorothy Miller Lennon. She married Thomas E. Schneider Sr. on April 7, 1956 in Hannibal, Missouri. He preceded her in death on May 12, 2003.
Dorothy was a member of St. Peters Catholic Church and was a graduate of Immaculate Conception High School in Hannibal. Dorothy worked for Illinois Bell Telephone Company for several years until her marriage. She enjoyed cooking, baking and working in her yard. She was a gentle, faithful, loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother to her family.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas E. Schneider Jr. (Andrea) of Bettendorf, Iowa and James V. Schneider (Shelly) of St. Peters, Missouri; three grandchildren, Christopher Schneider (fiance Alexandra Roettger), Michael Schneider, Samantha Schneider; one sister Mary Ann Chapman (Ken) and several loving nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Thomas E. Schneider Sr., and one sister Eleanor Meyer.
Graveside services will be held Saturday afternoon 1:00 p.m. in the Holy Family Cemetery in Hannibal, Missouri with Deacon Bob Leake officiating.
There is no visitation but friends are invited to attend the graveside services.
Memorials may be made to Holy Family Cemetery.
The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.