Obituary: Robert ‘Bob’ Schneider

Robert “Bob” E. Schneider, 88, loving husband, father, grandfather and life-long farmer of the St. Mark parish, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2018.
Bob was worn Oct. 28, 1929, to Mathias and Francis Schneider. On Aug. 20, 1952, he married Rita A. Winter in Andale. Rita died in 2008.
Survivors include their children, Linda Schneider, Gene (Cathy) Schneider, both of Goddard, Jody (Mark) Wells of Cheney, Frank (Regina) of Goddard, Rose Ann (Jerome Jr.) Schippers of Colwich, Carl (Carolyn) of Goddard, Robert (Valessa) of Garden Plain, Barbara (Kevin) Reichenberger of Mt. Hope and Danny (Melissa) of Cheney; 31 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; brother, Wilbur (Donna) Schneider of Enid, Okla.; and sister, Lila Pederson of Haysville.
He is preceded in death by his siblings, Virginia, Kathleen and Marvin.
A Rosary was held Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, 7:30 p.m., at St. Mark Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark Catholic Church and Cemetery, Father Brian Nelson officiating. Wulf-Ast Mortuary, Garden Plain, is in charge of arrangements.