BEDFORD -- Mary Jeannette Schneider passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
Memorial service: Was held in Hurst,TX. Interment was in Cape Girardeau, Mo. beside her husband in the family plot. They planned on a long life together and will be together again soon.
She was born Aug. 23, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo. While attending Southeast Missouri State College in Cape Girardeau, Mo., Jeannette met her future husband, Norman F. Schneider. They were married in St. Louis on Nov. 14, 1942, and had celebrated 62 years together at his death in April 2005.
Jeannette and Norman moved to Bedford in 1983 after his retirement from Phillips Petroleum in Stavanger, Norway, and were longtime members of Peace Lutheran Church in Hurst, where she proudly served in the Altar Guild. Jeannette & Norman were former members of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Bartlesville. She had a life lived well.
Memorials: At her request, the family asked that any memorial donations be made to the Norman F. Schneider Sr. Memorial Fund at Peace Lutheran Church, 941 W. Bedford Euless Road, Hurst, Texas 76053. The fund provides financial assistance for men in training for ministerial work in the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod.
Survivors: Sons, Norman Jr. "Rick" of Garland, Karl (Terice) of Temple, Glenn (Debra) of Fort Worth and Mark of Stillwater, Okla. She was also the proud "Nana" of four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Lucas Funeral Home Hurst, TX 817-284-7271 View and sign guestbook at www.star-telegram.com/obituaries