RUTHVEN -- A Mass of Christian Burial for Joseph M. Schneider of Ruthven will be held Friday, Sept. 6, at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ruthven. Concelebrants are the Rev. Clem Currans and the Rev. Tom Geelan.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Ruthven. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be Thursday, Sept. 5, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Joseph Michael Schneider, son of James and Devona (Henely) Schneider, was born Jan. 14, 1957 in Emmetsburg. He received his education in Graettinger and Ruthven Community Schools.
On June 2, 1982, Joe was united in marriage to Donna Winterboer in Ruthven.
Joe passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 at the Spencer Municipal Hospital at the age of 56. He was preceded in death by his father.
He is survived by his daughter, Fallon Schneider, his son, Jacob Schneider, grandson and granddaughter, all of Ruthven; his mother, Devona Trimble of Ruthven; his brothers and sisters; many nieces and nephews.
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