Carl E. Schneider

Jan. 5, 1937 - June 10, 2018



     Saturday, June 16, 2018
     Noon - 2:00 P.M.

     Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home
     & Memorial Service, Inc.


Funeral Services:

     Saturday, June 16, 2018
     2:00 P.M.

     Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home
     & Memorial Service, Inc.



     Maple Grove Cemetery
     Friendship, NY


may be made to:

     Cuba Friendship
     Masonic Lodge


       The ASPCA

Carl E. Schneider
Loving Father, Grandfather, and Brother
Carl E. Schneider, 81, of 9 South Street, Friendship, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his daughter’s home, in Liverpool, New York, Sunday, June 10, 2018 after lengthy illness.

Born on January 5, 1937, in Cuba, he was a son of Carl H. and Lillian L. Glover Schneider. On June 2, 1962, he married the former Judith A. Moser who preceded him in death on February 23, 2010.

Carl served in the United States Army from 1959-1961. He then went to work for Allegany County for several years and then to work at Friendship Central School where he had been a bus driver and mechanic and was later promoted to Transportation Supervisor retiring in 1997 after 33 years of service to FCS. He was also a policeman for the Town of Friendship for a short period of time.

He was a member of Cuba Friendship Masonic Lodge #306 F&AM, where he served as Past Master before merging with Cuba, he was a member and Past Commander of the Friendship American Legion Post #1168, the Corning Consistory, and member and Past Fire Chief of the Friendship Fire Department. Always being civic minded he served as Town Supervisor and Town Councilman several years.

During his lifetime he enjoyed traveling, camping, golfing, attending his children’s and grandchildren’s sporting and school events, and just spending time with his family.

He is survived by two daughters, Terri Schneider of Liverpool, NY and Tracey (Phillip) Mitchell of Randolph, NY; his beloved grandsons, Austin Mitchell and Alex Mitchell; a brother LaVerne G. (Diane) Schneider of Hilton, NY; a sister-in-law, Marian Schneider of Friendship; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, Judy, he was predeceased in death by a brother James F. Schneider on January 3, 2011 and his dog. Stella, who provided hours of companionship after the loss of his wife.

The family will receive friends at the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service Inc., 9 Bull Street Cuba, on Saturday, June 16, 2018 from Noon until 2 P.M. at which time funeral services will be held. The Rev. Clara E. Wilder, pastor of Friendship United Methodist Church, will officiate.

Members of Cuba Friendship Masonic Lodge #306 F&AM may assemble in the funeral home at 1:45 P.M. to conduct funeral services.

Burial with full Military honors accorded by members of Friendship American Legion Post 1168 will take place at Maple Grove Cemetery, Friendship.

Memorial Suggestions include the Cuba Friendship Masonic Lodge or the ASPCA.

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