Lillian Maria Schneider
Lillie Maria “Lillian” Leitko Schneider was born on April 9, 1926 in Dime Box, Texas to Robert & Esther (Moerbe) Leitko. She married George Schneider on January 9, 1947. Lillian worked with George at the Houston Astrodome for 20 years before retiring and moving back to Dime Box. She was a loving and devoted homemaker who enjoyed sewing, making homemade noodles, baking and cooking. Lillian was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church where she had been a member of the Ladies Aid.
Lillian passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2012 in Bryan, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 60 years, George; daughter, Regina Frith and twelve brothers and sisters.
Lillian is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Stanley & Rita Schneider of Brenham; sonin law, Ronald Frith of Austin; four grandsons, Joel Frith, Jeffrey Schneider, Kevin Schneider and Brandon Rankin; eight great grandchildren; two brothers, Andrew Leitko of Bellville and Daniel & Joyce Leitko of Houston as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Lillian Schneider, are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Old Dime Box, Texas with Rev. David G. Loeffler officiating. Burial will follow in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Dime Box.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley, Trinity Lutheran Church or the charity of one’s choice.