Shirley M. Schneider

LANARK – Shirley M. Schneider, 81, of Lanark, died Thursday, May 8, 2014, at her home. She retired after 35 years at Elkay Manufacturing.

She was born May 2, 1933, in Whiteside County, the daughter of William and Nettie (Spinka) Kramer. She married John Schneider.

Survivors include her husband; her children, Gregory (Linda) Lott, Randy Lott, Steven Lott, Bradley (Mary) Lott, Rick (Sue) Lott, Christopher (Patricia) Schneider, LaVonneda (Spencer) Haas, and Paula Claeys; 20 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and 12 brothers and sisters. 

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Russell-Frank Funeral Home in Lanark. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lanark, with the Rev. Elizabeth Mascal, pastor, officiating. Interment will be at Lanark Cemetery. A memorial has been established.

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