Pastor August Schneider was born on June 19th, 1915 in Medicine Hat, Alberta and was called Home to be with his Lord on July 23rd, 2010 at the age of 95 years.
August will be lovingly remembered by his wife Marjorie, to whom he would have been married for 61 years on August 5th; three sons, Reg Schneider and his fiancé, Dee Ann Pawluk of Vernon, B.C., Ron (June) Schneider of Vernon, B.C. and Doug (Melody) Schneider of Kamloops, B.C.; six grandchildren, Darren, Jenny, Chad, Cathy (Chad), Jarrod and James (Fiona); four great-grandchildren; one sister, Ilene Sharkey of Edmonton, Alberta; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.
A private Graveside Service was held at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery on Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. with a Reception following in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of August to The Leprosy Mission Canada, Suite 100, 100 Mural Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 1J3 or the North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4.