Alfred SCHNEIDER

SCHNEIDER Alfred Schneider was born March 27, 1928 in Empress AB to William and Emma (Meding) Schneider. He fought his battle with cancer with courage and grace, passing away peacefully into the arms of the angels on May 22, 2006 at the Palliative Care Unit in the Three Hills Hospital. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 55 years, Doris; 4 children – Kathy Kirk (Terry), Fred (Susan), Chris Painter, and Pam Evans (Danny); 10 grandchildren – Dean Oster (Shauna), Kelly Oster (Laura), Tim Schneider (Trish), Jeff Schneider (Jen), Johnnie Campbell (Kendra), Jackie Olsen (Ryan), Scott Painter, Nick Evans, Adam Evans, and Cody Evans; and 4 great grandchildren Madison, August, Sienna and Charlie Emma. He was pre-deceased by his parents and by brothers Paul, Gerhart and Harold. He also leaves sisters Martha Lang (Marvin), Hertha Pudwell (Ken), Margaret Smith (Ron), and Mac Smith (Russell) and brother Art, many nieces, nephews and cousins and many, many friends. A memorial service will be held on Thursday at 1:00 pm at the Trochu Community Hall. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Three Hills and District Palliative Care Society, Box 340 Three Hills, Alberta. Arrangements entrusted to: Prairie Winds Funeral Home, Trochu, AB. (403) 442-2200.