JoAnn Schneider, 94, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2022 at Deer Trail Assisted Living in Rock Springs. She was a resident of Rock Springs for 42 years and former resident of New Prague, Minnesota. Mrs. Schneider died following a lengthy illness.
She was born July 7, 1928 in Drake, North Dakota; the daughter of Anton Bruner and Mary Steiner.
Mrs. Schneider attended schools in Funston, North Dakota.
She married Edwin Schneider September 27, 1948 in Anamoose, North Dakota. He preceded her in death on May 22, 2009.
Mrs. Schneider worked for Lake Shore Hospital for eight years as an X-Ray Technician in Lake City, Florida. Mrs. Schneider worked at the Faribault State School in Minnesota as a Psychiatric Technician.She then worked for Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Central Sterile as a Technician.
She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren; playing cards and visiting with friends and family at Deer Trail.
Survivors include her two sons, Joel Schneider and wife Susan of Laramie, Wyoming, Kurt Schneider and companion Karen Pecheny of Green River, Wyoming; two daughters, Debbie Gibbs and husband Rick of Mesquite, Nevada, Pam Hruska and husband Randy of Greeley, Colorado; several brothers-in-law; several sisters-in-law; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren several cousins; nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Edwin Schneider; one son, Quinton Schneider; two brothers, Larry Bruner, Otto Bruner; seven sisters, Isabelle Rudnick, Florence Lemer, Rita Lemer, Hilda Buckmeier, Irene Knebl, Theresa Gutzmor, Loretta Lemer; several brothers-in-law; several sisters-in-law and one great-granddaughter, Jaidyn Gibbs.
A rosary will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2022 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 116 Broadway Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming. Funeral services will follow immediately at the church. Graveside services and inurnment will be in the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.
The family respectfully requests donations be made in JoAnn’s name to Hospice of Sweetwater County, 333 Broadway Street, Suite 220, Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901
Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhomes.com