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Phyllis J. Schneider 1932-2007

Nov 29, 2007

Phyllis J. Schneider of Emmetsburg died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007, at North Iowa Mercy Medical Center in Mason City. She was 75.

Funeral service for Mrs. Schneider was Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg. The Rev. Clem Currans, Holy Family Catholic Church, officiated. Burial was in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Emmetsburg.

Phyllis Jean Schneider, daughter of Luella (Behrends) and Jim Bottger, was born Aug. 14, 1932, in Algona. She received her education in a country school in Kossuth County.

On Nov. 2, 1947, Phyllis and Alvin Schneider were married. To this union seven children were born.

Surviving are her children: Robert and Vickie Schneider of Mallard, Eldon and Sandra Schneider of Emmetsburg, David Schneider of Emmetsburg and Linda and Pat Flynn of Mallard; eight grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren. Also surviving is a brother, Don Bottger of Emmetsburg.

Mrs. Schneider was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin; three children, Gloria Ann Schneider, Brian Schneider and William Schneider; her parents; and a brother, Earl Booth.

Condolences can be left at: www.martinmatticefuneralhome.com