A funeral service was held Thursday, April 16, 2015 at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Langdon for Leona C. Schneider, 76, of New Rockford.
Posted on 4/17/15
She died Monday, April 13, 2015 at Sanford Health in Bismarck.
Interment at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Mt. Carmel.
Leona Cilinia was born February 28, 1939 in Langdon to John and Emma (Gapp) Schneider. She grew up near Mt. Carmel and later moved to Grafton, Devils Lake and New Rockford. She was currently a resident at 4th Corporation in New Rockford. She loved being with her family and bugging her younger brothers. She had a good memory and knew the staff at 4th Corp. quite well. She liked hearing about their families, especially when new babies were born.
Surviving Leona are her siblings: James Schneider, Jean Westphal, Doris (Don) Borho, Mary Spratt, Bette Popowitz, Patrick Schneider, and Floyd (Shirley) Schneider; sister-in-law Jeredine Schneider; and many, many nieces and nephews.
Leona was preceded in death by her parents; siblings: Jerome Schneider, Kathleen Schneider, Bonita Fischer, and Allen Schneider; sisters-in-law Caroline Schneider and Judith Schneider; and brothers-in-law: Walter “Mike” Westphal, Ray Spratt, Mark Fischer, and Harry Popowitz.
Brooks Funeral Home of Langdon was in charge of arrangments.