Katherine S. Schneider
Katherine Stevens Schneider, 84, of Kilmarnock was called home to be with her Lord on January 19, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Howard and Lola Stevens.
Surviving are her five daughters, Irma Harris Ryman (Otis) of Urbanna, Leona Harris Edwards (George) and Bonnie Harris Estep (Dean), both of Amelia, LaVerne Harris Pierce (James) of Mechanicsville and Eunice Harris Jones (Donnie) of Kilmarnock; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Delores Kemp and Lucille Akers (Jimmy), both of Lively, Adelle Foster (Elsworth) of Church View and Genevieve Clayton (Tony) of Dinwiddie; three brothers, Howard F. Stevens Jr. (Judy) of Weems, Welford Stevens (Sherry) of Lancaster and Emerson Stevens; numerous nieces and nephews; and her beloved pet and constant companion, Maggie.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Roy Schneider, and her sister, Virginia Walker.
Katherine was a loving mother, grandmother and sister. She enjoyed cooking and doing for others. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
A funeral service was held Wednesday, January 22, at Kilmarnock Seventh Day Adventist Church, Kilmarnock. Interment followed Thursday, January 23, at Westhampton Memorial Park Cemetery in Richmond.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Welfare League, P.O. Box 975, White Stone, VA 22578 or the Upper Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 205, Lively, VA 22507.