Obituary for Frieda Dorothy Schneider

Born: Feb. 6th, 1925
Passed Away: Oct. 15th, 2013


Friday Oct. 18th, 2013
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:30pm to 9:00am at Throop Funeral Home
Directions to Throop Funeral Home
Saturday Oct. 19th, 2013
10:00am to 11:00am at St Mary's Catholic Church - Marne
Directions to St Mary's Catholic Church - Marne


Saturday Oct. 19th, 2013, 11:00am at St Mary's Catholic Church - Marne
Directions to St Mary's Catholic Church - Marne


Frieda D. Schneider, age 88, of Marne, passed away Tuesday Oct 15, 2013 at St Ann’s Home. She was born Feb 6, 1925 in Wright Twp. MI to Albert and Emma (Finkler) Fritz. Frieda was a lifelong member of St Mary’s Catholic Church in Marne and a member of the Marne American Legion Post 376 Ladies Auxiliary. She loved spending time and sharing with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Frieda had a special place in her heart for babies, she loved them all. Frieda stayed busy raising her family and working alongside her husband Jack. They were involved in many business ventures in Marne including a Service Station, Sporting Goods Store, Insurance Agency and Tree Nursery. Frieda was preceded in death by her husband Jack Schneider and former husband Herm Umlor, son Michael Schneider, granddaughter Andrea “Buster” Schneider, grandson Bradley Schneider and great granddaughter Shelby Schneider. She is survived by her sons, Thomas (Kyle “Marie”), David (Phyllis), John (Tiffany), Joseph (Kathy), Jeffrey (Kimberly), Mark (Pam Beia); daughters, Nancy (Randy) Lowing, Ellen (Glenn) Kettlebar, Janine (Joseph) Bailey, Rebecca (Rick) Warners; daughter-in-law Dee Schneider; 41 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; sister, Mary (Floyd) Bradley; sister-in-law Mary Jean Schneider and several nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 am Saturday at St Mary’s Catholic Church in Marne with Fr. David Gross celebrant. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Marne. Relatives and friends may meet the family Friday 2 to 4 and 6:30 to 9 pm at the Throop Funeral Home in Coopersville with a scripture service Friday evening at 6 pm and Saturday morning one hour prior to the funeral mass at church. Memorial donations may be made to St Ann’s Home, 2161 Leonard St NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville Ph 616-837-8161


at St Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Marne
Directions to St Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Marne