Timothy John Schneider, 71, loving father, grandfather and husband, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 in the Sanctuary at Holy Cross in South Bend, Ind.
He was born October 17, 1941 in Stillwater to the late Sherman and Renata (Franzmann) Schneider. He has lived in the South Bend, Ind. area since August 1996 after living in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Tim was best known for his love of politics, passion for Minnesota sports, liturgical music, and home improvement. He earned his Bachelors Degree in Political Science from St. Cloud State in St. Cloud and worked as a marketing manager for 40 years, most recently at CTS Corporation in Elkhart, Ind. He was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church in Granger, Ind.
Tim is survived by his loving wife Sandra; daughters Susan Schneider of New York, N.Y. and Annemarie (Mutlu Ozdogan) Schneider of Madison, Wis.; son Michael (Ashleigh) Schneider of Florence, Ken.; grandchildren, Ela Schneider Ozdogan and Patrick Schneider; stepsister Carole Baker of Kasson; and sister-in-law Karen Schneider of Princeton. He was preceded in death by his brother Mark Schneider.
Funeral services were Friday, Sept. 27 at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Granger, Ind.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Tim may be donated to St. Joseph County Right to Life, 320 N. Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, IN 46601. Online condolences may be left for the Schneider family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.