Craig R. "Hank" Schneider, 52, of the Fayette House on Windfall Road, St. Marys died on Saturday, July 20, 2013 following a lengthy illness.
He was born June 5, 1961 in St. Marys, a son of Donald J. and JoAnn Gahr Schneider of St. Marys.
He was a lifelong resident of the area, attended Queen of the World School and was a graduate of St. Marys Area High School, Class of 1979. He was employed at Elcam from 1997 until December of 2012.Â He greatly enjoyed spending time with his family.Â He also enjoyed playing cards, checkers and watching the Steelers.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Amy, Mrs. John Dougherty and their two children, Melissa Dougherty and Matt (Emily) Dougherty of Bethel Park, and Lynn, Mrs. Frank Distler and their three children, Mara, Rachel, and Alec Distler of Welliston, Vt.; and three brothers,
Dan Schneider and his wife Carla and their two children, Kyle and Nicole Schneider of St. Marys, Chris Schneider and his wife Chrissie and their three children, Tom, Sam and Carli Schneider of St. Marys, and George Schneider and his wife LeAnne and their two children, Hannah and Brady Schneider of St. Marys.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Craig R. Schneider will be celebrated at the Queen Of The World Church, 134 Queens Road, St. Marys, on Wednesday, July 24, at 12 p.m. with the Rev. Richard Allen, Pastor, as celebrant.
Burial will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys on Tuesday evening from 5-8 p.m.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Queen of the World Church, 134 Queens Road, St. Marys, PA 15857.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreen.com.