Mass of Christian Burial for Eugene "Gene" Schneider, 75, Eudora, was Tuesday, March 1, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Eudora. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.
Mr. Schneider died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Feb. 3, 1930, in St. Joseph, Mo., the son of Emil and Marie Theis Schneider.
Mr. Schneider worked for many years as a Toyota auto mechanic. His last job was with Roger Smith & Sons Toyota in Kansas City, Kan. He was a Certified Master Technician.
He was a member of the Dorsey-Liberty Post No. 14 of the American Legion.
He married Ruth Ann Tinder on April 20, 1963, in Lawrence. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, James Lewis Schneider, Eudora; three sisters, Mary Ann Long and Betty Lou Schneider, both of Wathena, and Alice Thuma, Boise, Idaho; and one granddaughter.
The family suggests memorials to the Amanda Kay Schneider Education Fund, sent in care of the mortuary.
E-mail condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject: Schneider.