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William C. Schneider

Mass of Christian Burial for William C. Schneider, 85, South Beach Street, who died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach, surrounded by his loving family and friends, will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, 317 Mullaly St., Daytona Beach. Interment will follow in Volusia Memorial Park, 550 N. Nova Road, Ormond Beach. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) at the funeral home. Mr. Schneider was born Sept. 2, 1920, in Johnston County, N.C., and moved to this area in 1963 from Oklahoma. He retired from the Army after 26 years and served during World War II and the Korean War. After his military career, he was employed by Briley Wild Associates in Ormond Beach as a field surveyor. He was a 40-year member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, member of Knights of Columbus Council #07259 of which he was a 4th Degree Knight, past commander and lifetime member of American Legion Post #50 and member of VFW Post 1590. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Margaret; five sons, Leon, Vero Beach, Cody, Ormond Beach, Phillip, El Dora, N.J., Peter, Ormond Beach, and John, Virginia; three daughters, Sherry Gingery, Ormond Beach, DeeDee Goris, Port Orange, and Anna Smith, Palm Coast; two sisters, Ella Marcotte, Ocala, and Kaye Smith, Riverside, Calif.; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was a very loving man and will be deeply missed by many. Memorial donations suggested to American Heart Association, 555 W. Granada Blvd. A-1, Ormond Beach, FL 32174. Arrangements are under the care and trust of Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, Ormond Beach.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Sept. 14, 2005
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