Robert Eugene Schneider, known to friends as Bob passed away on Friday May 10, 2019 at the age of 77. After months of failing health, he died peacefully at Bethany in Silver Lake with his beloved wife Bette by his side.
Bob was born on April 30, 1942 in Colfax, WA, Attended Cheney High School 1960. Graduating from Kinman Business School with an AA Degree. Bob retired from Mckesson Drug Company after 30 years of service as a Corporate Accountant.
Many who knew him will remember him by his dry sense of humor. He loved hunting as a younger man in the Palouse Country and in his later years he spent much of his time fishing with friends and his grandson. He was also an avid pinochle player who played with neighbors at Fairway Estates and a dedicated group of friends for 40 years.
Mr. Schneider is survived by loving wife, Bette Schneider; Children, Jennifer (Steve Connors) Schneider, Janelle Schneider, Michael Anne (Doug) Ward. Bob will also be fondly remembered by his two grandchildren Dean and Taylor Ward, by his sisters Linda Cook, Betty (Verl) Schneider, Brother Larry Schneider and Nephew Larry Todd Schneider. He is preceded in death by parents, Robert and Mildred Schneider.
Memorial services will be held Thursday, May 30, 2019, 2:00PM at Advent Lutheran Church, 4306 132nd Street SE, Mill Creek, WA 98012.