Robert W Schneider

Robert Schneider

Robert W Schneider, 87, died at his home in Houston, Texas on January 8, 2016. He was born on July 1, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the husband of Barbara Bailey Breaux. They shared 37 years of marriage together.

He was the son of Larson Joseph & Dorothy Dowe Schneider. He graduated from South Shore High School in Chicago, Illinois in 1946. He also attended Illinois Wesleyan University and the University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois. He served in the US Army from September 1946 to January 1948. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. He worked as a salesman and business owner.

He enjoyed sailing, watercolor painting and woodworking. He married Barbara in San Mateo, California in 1987 and lived in Newark, California before retiring to Florence, Oregon in 1992 and moving to Texas in 2014.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Barbara Bailey Breaux, his children, John R Schneider of Belmont, California, Suzette Miranda and her husband Francisco of Pasadena, Texas; one grandchild, Alicia Michelle Freisner and her husband, Derek; great grandchildren, Andrew, Bree & Alivia Freisner, all of Webster, Texas

A Celebration of Bob’s life will be held at a later date.