Rushville Republican

January 28, 2013

Ronald G. Schneider, 73

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Ronald G. Schneider, 73, of Rushville, passed away Jan. 26, 2013

Ron was born Jan. 22, 1940 in Dayton, Ohio, the son of the late Anthony Schneider. His mother, Helen Schneider, survives. He married Mary Hoeing Oct. 5, 1963 and she survives. He attended Raleigh High School and graduated from Mays High School.

He worked at Perfect Circle-Dana as a supervisor and then was the custodian and maintenance director at St. Mary Catholic School and Church for many years. He was a US Army veteran and member of St. Mary Catholic Church. He also was active in the Knights of Columbus and served as Scout Master for Boy Scout Troop 27 in years past.

Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Helen Schneider of Brookville, Ohio; wife, Mary Schneider of Rushville; son, Michael (Susan) Schneider of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughters, Kate (Bud) DeCleene of Kokomo and Karen (Paul) Geisting of Hurst, Ill.; brother, Dan (Nancy) Schneider of Farmersville, Ohio; grandchildren, Erin, Chris, Seth and Maria DeCleene.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 2, 2013 at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Rushville’s Calvary Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 1 at Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory with the rosary recited at 4 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the St. Mary Catholic School or Church Renovation Fund, 512 N. Perkins St., Rushville, IN 46173.

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