B. Nadine Schneider|
B. Nadine Kohlenberger Schneider, 93, of Columbia, Ill., passed away Jan. 8, 2016, at the Bethesda Southgate Nursing Center in St. Louis, Mo.
Nadine was born Dec. 27, 1922, in East Carondelet, Ill., daughter of the late Reuel and Bernice, nee Kirk, Bean. She was married to the late Vernon O. Schneider. They were married on April 19, 1958, in Columbia, Ill. He had passed away on April 21, 2015.
Nadine was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Columbia, Ill. She had worked at White Rodgers in St. Louis, Mo.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Mark A. Kohlenberger; a son, Darrel Kohlenberger; grandchildren, Robin Gunn Leistler and Drew Kohlenberger; sisters, Arrilla Hanger, and Lucille Hardy; brothers, R.O. "Bud" Bean, Earl W. Bean, and Robert Doyle Bean; and son-in-law, Gary Gunn.
Surviving are her daughter, Grace B. Gunn of Columbia, Ill.; grandchildren, Randee (Rich) Liles, Mark (Tammy) Kohlenberger, and Jon (Robin Lekosky) Kohlenberger; great-grandchildren, Rance (Ashley Walker) Leistler, Shelby (Bill) Griebel, Evan and Ava Liles, Olivia and Emily Kohlenberger; sisters, Esther Meyer, Othella Williams, and Nedra (Ted) Boswell; sons-in-law and daughters-in-law, Shiela Kohlenberger, and Joan (Tom) Adams; grandson-in-law, Robert Leistler; niece and godchild, Vicki (Kerry) Foster; niece, Delores Deleveski; nephew, Jim Hardy; and nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
As an expression of sympathy, the family prefers memorial contributions to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Building Fund, 227 Goodhaven, Columbia, Ill. 62236. For more information, please access our website, www.lawlorfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at Lawlor Funeral Home, Columbia, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Columbia, Ill., with Pastor Steven Theiss officiating. Interment will follow in the Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
LAWLOR FUNERAL HOME, Columbia, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 10, 2016