Charles W. Schneider


Dec. 25, 1924 - Nov. 22, 2012



Charles W. Schneider of Oconomowoc passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, at the age of 87. He was born Dec. 25, 1924, in Milwaukee, to Walter and Alice Schneider.


He married LaVerne Herbener at Dr. Martin Luther Church in Oconomowoc on June 25, 1948.


Charles is survived by his loving wife, LaVerne. He is the dear father of Michael (Margaret) Schneider and Susan (Tom) Sweitzer; grandfather of Scott Sweitzer, Lucy Sweitzer, Rostonia (Christian Thilmany) Schneider and Katelynn Schneider; dear brother of JoAnn Schroeder; and brother-in-law of Dorothy Schneider.


Charles was preceded in death by his parents and his twin brother, Jack.


Charles served his country in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Oconomowoc Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2260 and Christ the King Lutheran Church in Delafield. He was the divisional forester for Wisconsin Electric Power.


Friends may visit from noon until the 2 p.m. memorial service today, Nov. 29, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 Genesee St., Delafield, WI 53018.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Christ the King Lutheran Church, Shorehaven Health & Rehabilitation Center or the ILYA.


Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.