Paul S. Schneider, 87, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on November 2,
2013 at 2:50 p.m. at his residence.
He was born August 15, 1926
in New Castle, Pennsylvania to the late Stephen
Schneider and Edith (Kumrow) Schneider.
Mr. Schneider was a veteran
of the United States Army, serving with the 400th
Army Field Artillery during World War II in Germany
and Yugoslavia. He founded Schneider's Heating, Inc.
in 1953, owning and operating it until his
retirement in 1983. Mr. Schneider was a member of
Mt. Chestnut Presbyterian Church and the American
Legion Post #778 of Lyndora. He was a life member of
the Loyal Order of the Moose #64. Mr. Schneider
enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening.
Mr. Schneider is survived
by three sons, Michael P. Schneider and his wife
Cindy, Samuel Schneider and his wife Sandy and Gary
W. Schneider and his wife Sharon, all of Butler, PA;
two daughters, Paula J. Wolf and her husband Roger
and Dianna L. Reynolds and her husband William, both
of Butler, PA; ten grandchildren; ten
great-grandchildren; two sisters, Clare Bonnett of
Napa, CA and Mary Krueger and her husband William of
Wampum, PA; one sister-in-law, Sylvia Wansittler of
New Castle, PA; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents,
he was preceded in death by his wife, Erla
Schneider, whom he married May 6, 1953, and who
passed away August 25, 1988; and two brothers.
Friends will be received
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8
p.m. at the
Thompson - Miller Funeral Home,
Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday,
November 6, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the
Thompson-Miller Funeral Home Inc., 124 East North
Street, Butler, PA, with Reverend Jeff Curtis of Mt.
Chestnut Presbyterian Church officiating.
Burial will take place in the Mt. Chestnut
Officers and members of the American Legion
Post #778 of Lyndora and the VFW Post #249 will
conduct graveside military honors.
Donations are suggested to the VNA of Western PA,
154 Hindman Road, Butler, PA or VITAS Hospice, 235
Alpha Dr #101, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.