Robert Donald Schneider, 98, of Universal City, Texas passed away at his home on 23 December 2021 with his daughter by his side. He died from complications of prostate, kidney, and bladder cancer.
A veteran of both WWII and the Korean War, Robert was born to Ernest and Ruth Schneider in Yakima, Washington on April 8, 1923. He married Alice Jean Shaffer on 21 Dec 1942. They had three children: Barbara Jean born May 18, 1948; Susan Kay born June 8, 1949, and Jon Erik born May 6, 1953.
Following the death of his wife, Robert moved to Universal City, Texas in 2010 to be closer to his daughter. While in Universal City, he was a member of the Universal City United Methodist Church and the Alamo Honor Flight
He is survived by his daughter, Susan K. Schneider of Universal City, Texas; his granddaughter, Genny Tindall, and great grandsons Brayden and Ian, all of Alton, Illinois.
A memorial service will be held at the Universal City United Methodist Church at 2:00 o'clock on 15 January 2022.
He will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery alongside his wife.