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Robert W. SCHNEIDER Obituary

Robert W. "Bob" Schneider

VIRDEN, IL - Bob Schneider, 42, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at St. John's Hospital from complications of cancer, surrounded by his loving family.

Bob was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Alvie and Oleta Roach of Mt. Olive; his paternal grandparents, Paul and Pearl Schwab of Carlinville, and Harley and Emily Schneider of the state of Virginia. He was also preceded in death by his cherished love, Charlotte Brewer Tamosaitis of Virden, and an uncle, Don West of Florida.

Left to cherish his memory are his mother and stepfather, Jan and Kevin Bacon of Virden; his father and stepmother, Don (Doc) and Susan Yeaman-Schneider of Rochester; brother and sister-in-law, Don and Angela Schneider and their daughters, Brennan and Justine, of Waverly; his sister and brother-in-law, Sandi and Martin Wulf and their children, Lauren and Jonathan, of Rochester; two stepbrothers, Jeremy Bacon of Michigan and Josh Bacon of Girard; an uncle, Ron Schneider, and his wife, Sue; and an aunt, Judith West of Florida. He is also survived by his special family, Aron and Alicia Tamosaitis, and their grandmother, Georgie Brewer. Bob also leaves behind several loving great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins as well as a host of special friends.

Bob was a simple man who wanted very little other than the love of family and friends.

Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, from 4-7 p.m. at Calvert and Ferry Funeral Home in Virden. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Girard.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the or .

Published in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 7, 2013
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