Funeral services for Erna Belle (Schneider) Schrader, of Bellville, were held Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 2 p.m. from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Bellville with Wayne Alexander and Bill Fuller co-officiating. Interment was at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Bellville. Pallbearers serving were nephews, Greg, Frank, Jr., Rodney Zapalac, Wayne Alexander, Jr., Vernon Schneider, Jr. and Doug Hopkins. Born in San Antonio, Erna Belle was the daughter of Gus Schneider and Lillian (Sessions) Schneider. She was raised and attended school in Bellville. Erna Belle was a lifelong homemaker. The former it Miss Erna Belle Schneider married W. H. Schrader, Oct. 1, 1936 with ceremony held in Houston. She was a member of St. Mary's Episcopal Church and the VFW Auxiliary in Bellville. Erna Belle (Schneider) Schrader died Monday, June 4, 2007 in Bellville. She is survived by her sisters Jeniva Zapalac of Bellville, Avis Alexander ofBellville, brother Vernon Gus Schneider of Sealy and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by her parents Gus and Lillian Schneider, husband W.H. Schrader and sister Billie Hopkins. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels in Bellville.
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