Dennis C. Schnell

Dennis C. Schnell, 60, of Groton, Conn., formerly of Palmerton, died Sunday, Oct. 28, in the Hartford (CT) Hospital while waiting for a liver and kidney transplant.
He was a son of Barbara Schnell of Palmerton and the late Clyde E. Schnell.
He graduated from Palmerton Area High School in 1970 and joined the U.S. Naval Submarine force, serving on the USS Thomas Edison.Following his military service, he became employed in civil service.
Surviving in addition to his mother are a daughter, Jessica Barker in New Mexico; a son Kevin in Missouri; his brother and sister-in-law, Rick and Judy of Palmerton; and four grandchildren.
Service: Memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family at a later date. Arrangements by Byles-Groton (CT) Memorial Home.

Published in Times News on Nov. 2, 2012