Daisy L. Schneider, 99, Lyndon: May 14, 1917 – May 11, 2017

LYNDON, Kan. – Daisy Lucille (Kunkel) Schneider, 99, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at the Osage Nursing Center. She was born on May 14, 1917, at Scranton, Kan., the daughter of Otto and Elizabeth Harrison Kunkel.

She grew up in Scranton, and had lived on a farm near Lyndon, Kan., and has lived in Lyndon since 1971.

Daisy was a homemaker and had worked as an aide at Hilltop Nursing Home, Lyndon. She was a member of the Vassar United Methodist Church, Vassar, Kan.

On August 21, 1935, Daisy was married to Fredrick Schneider, in Lawrence, Kan.

Daisy was preceded in death by her husband, Fred, on Oct. 2, 1982; her parents, Otto and Elizabeth; three sisters, Margaret Haas, Helen Griffin and Ruby Schneider; and an infant brother.

Daisy is survived by her son, Larry (Mary Ann) Schneider, of Lake Oshawno, north of Carbondale, Kan.; daughter, Betty (Bennie) Warren, Lyndon; and seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at the Feltner Funeral Chapel, Lyndon. Burial will be in the Lyndon Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family wishes for memorials to the Vassar United Methodist Church, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, KS 66451. Online condolences may be left at feltnerfuneralhome.com.


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