Frank E. Schneider Jr.
DELAWARE TOWNSHIP, NJ
Frank Emil Arthur Schneider, Jr., age 92 years, of Delaware Township, NJ, died on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at his daughter Darlene's home in Hellertown, PA.
Born in Maplewood, NJ, Aug. 11, 1926, he was the son of the late Frank and Ida Smeltzer Schneider Sr. He had resided in Delaware Township since 1954.
Mr. Schneider was a United States Army veteran of World War II serving in 1945.
A former stock car driver and mechanic, Frank raced for 30 years, sometimes eight times a week. He raced all over the United States and Canada. After full time then he raced until the 1990's on weekends, then he raced occasionally. He did all the building and motors himself. He sometimes used things from the junkyard. He ran go-carts, Modified, Sprints, Road Racing, USAC Championship, Midgets, slingshots, indoor midgets, late models and Nascar!
Frankie belonged to the following: Free and Accepted Masons, Scottish Rite, Shriners, 200 Club, and the Moose Lodge.
Mr. Schneider was predeceased by two sisters, Lorraine Linico and Elenor Sahaydak, a brother, Charles (Bunny) Schneider. Surviving is his wife, Barbara "Bobbie" Schneider; his brother, Robert Schneider; Mr. Schneider had 10 kids, including three triplet girls who passed not long after birth; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. in the Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main Street, Flemington, NJ. Cremation and interment in Rosemont Cemetery, Rosemont, NJ, will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arc of Hunterdon County, 1465 Route 31 South, Annandale, NJ 08801.
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147 Main St.
Flemington, NJ 08822
Published by The Express Times on Nov. 14, 2018.