Cecelia S. Schneider, 101, formerly of Fond du Lac passed
Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Villa Loretta Nursing Home in Mount Calvary.
She was born November 20, 1917, a daughter to the late John
and Emma Sabel Pickart. She married Alex A. Schneider on January 19, 1937 in
Marytown. Alex passed away in 2005.
Cecelia and Alex owned Schneider Roofing and Siding Company
and then purchased and operated Pickart Radiator Shop in Fond du Lac, until
retiring in 1980. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Altar Society and a member
of both Holy Family Parish and St. Isidore Parish.
Survivors include two children, Barbara Heinle of Middleton,
OH, and Mary Lang of Phoenix, AZ; one daughter-in-law Arlyn Schneider of Fond
du Lac; 9 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren; nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alex, one son
LeRoy Schneider, two sons-in-law Craig Heinle and Bill Lang, two sisters
Loretta Lisowe and Viola Burg, and two brothers Franklin Pickart and Claude
Cecelia’s family would like to extend a special thank you to
the staff and volunteers at Villa Loretta. They made the last 6 years of
Cecelia’s life feel like she was at home. The family also thanks all the staff
of Agnesian Hospice Hope for their care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Villa Loretta
Nursing Home or Agnesian Hospice Hope.
Visitation will be held at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Mount Calvary
on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 10:00 to 10:45 AM.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:00 AM
at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Rev.
Gary Wegner, O.F.M. Cap. will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery.
Online condolences can be shared at www.zacherlfuneralhome.com