Edwin R. Schneider
(August 31, 1914 - April 17, 1999)
Oneida Daily Dispatch
Monday, April 19, 1999
Edwin R. Schneider
Edwin R. Schneider, 84, 4609 State St., died Saturday afternoon, April 17,
1999, in the Stonehedge Nursing Home, Chittenango, where he had been a
patient for the past two and one-half years.
He was born on Aug. 31, 1914, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Rudolf and
Caroline Fischer Schneider. A resident of the Oneida area for the past 58
years, he married Barbara Hansen on Feb. 9, 1946, in Detroit. Mrs. Schneider
died on Aug. 16, 1978.
Mr. Schneider was a graduate of Oswego High School, the State University of
New York, received his master's degree from Cornell University and also
performed post graduate work at Pennsylvania State University.
Prior to his retirement in 1976, Mr. Schneider was an industrial arts
instructor with the Oneida City School District, with 33, years of service.
He also served with the U.S. Army as a lieutenant during World War II.
Mr. Schneider was a communicant of St. Patrick's Church, a charter member
of the Kanon Vally Country Club, a member of the Mohawk Vally Industrial Arts
Teachers Association, the Oneida Elks Lodge No. 767, Benevolent Protective
Order of Elks, the New York State Retired Teachers Association and the
American Association of Retired Persons, Oneida Chapter No. 3328.
Surviving are one son, Thomas E. Schneider of Oneida Castle; two daughters
and one son-in-law, Carol A. Schneider of Oneida and Mary Jane and Marc
Rubenstein of Syracuse; one brother, Rudolf Schneider of Baldwinsville; three
sisters, Helen Von Holtz and Kathryn Schneider, both of Oswego, and Margaret
Eron of Camillus; three grandchildren, Amy L. Schneider, Barbara A.
Rubenstein and Issac J. Rubenstein; and several nieces and nephews.
Date: Sunday, November 14, 1999 09:41 AM
Madison Co. Families