Terry J. Schneider

July 17, 1964 - March 4, 2012

Terry J. Schneider, of Waukesha, died after a brief illness on Sunday, March 4, 2012, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 47. He was born July 17, 1964, in Fond du Lac, the son of Roman and Athaline (nee Tholl) Schneider.

He was a 1982 graduate of St. Marys Springs High School. Following high school, he began working for Mike Tighe Roofing in Fond du Lac and continued working there for eight years. He then worked for the next 10 years at the Residence Inn in Brookfield. He was currently the custodian at St. Marys Catholic Church and school in Waukesha. On Sept. 15, 1990, he married the former Roberta Schultz at St. Peter Catholic Church in St. Peter. He was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Roberta, along with their children, Morgan Athaline Schneider and Quinn Regina Schneider, all of Waukesha; his father, Roman (Marcella) Schneider of Malone; his brothers, Dan (Marty) Schneider of Fond du Lac, Mike (Patty) Schneider of Malone, Dick (Tracy) Schneider of Fond du Lac, Paul (Carla) Schneider of Fond du Lac and Bruce (Sandy) Schneider of Malone; and three sisters, Toni Schneider of Waukesha, Kim (Eddie) Vanderwerff of Salem and Amy (Shawn) Lovelace of Malone. He is further survived by brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; 27 nieces and nephews; 16 great-nieces and -nephews; his mother-in-law, Mary Schultz of Fond du Lac; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Athaline Schneider; father-in-law, Martin Schultz; and a nephew, Kevin Schneider.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral Mass on Friday, March 9, at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 W. Highway 59, Waukesha. The Rev. John Schreiter will preside. A second visitation will take place from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Liturgy of the Word service Saturday, March 10, at St. Peter Parish, N8079 Church Road, Malone. Graveside services will immediately follow at St. Peter Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Waukesha Catholic School System, 221 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.