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Lila Grace Sheetz Schneider
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1910
Freeport
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 2010
Decorah
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Vernon Chancey Sheetz and Elsie Stuart (Paley) Sheetz. Mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Lila was a local genealogist and family history enthusiast and researcher for many years in the Freeport/Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa area. Her family were among the first settlers of Freeport, Iowa.

Obituary excerpts:

Lila Grace Schneider (October 5, 1910 - March 20, 2010)

The Lord has called our Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, and Great Great Grandmother to come to his home on March 20, 2010 from the Aase Haugen Home at the age of 99 years, five months and 15 days.

Lila Grace Schneider was born October 5, 1910, the daughter of Vernon C. and Elsie (Palley) Sheetz.

Lila's wishes were to be cremated and her family will have a private memorial service at the Freeport Church and Cemetery at a later date.

Lila is survived by a son, two daughters, nine grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be directed to the Freeport Church and Cemetery, Lila Schneider Memorial, 2526 173rd Avenue, Decorah, Iowa 52101 or Winneshiek County Historical Society or Decorah Genealogy Library, Lila Schneider Memorial, 202 Winnebago Street, Decorah, Iowa 52101.


(Please note: Photo of Lila's headstone courtesty of Bill Waters.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Vernon Chancey Sheetz (1877 - 1947)
  Elsie Stuart Paley Sheetz (1880 - 1980)
 
 Spouses:
  Frank Henry Dolley (1910 - 1984)
  Kenneth Schneider (1914 - 1976)
 
 Sibling:
  Naida Florence Sheetz Dodge (1908 - 2003)*
  Lila Grace Sheetz Schneider (1910 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Freeport Cemetery
Freeport
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Calcat
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50450524
Lila Grace <i>Sheetz</i> Schneider
Added by: Grover1962
 
Lila Grace <i>Sheetz</i> Schneider
Added by: Calcat
 
 
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I miss you, Lila!
- Calcat
 Added: Jun. 10, 2014

- Grover1962
 Added: Feb. 6, 2013
Lila - Meeting you was one of most exciting days of my life! Thank you for all your help. We're going to miss you and your enthusiasm and your great sense of humor! We won't forget your wish to take care of Freeport Cemetery. I'll miss you and be think...(Read more)
- Calcat
 Added: Mar. 30, 2010
 
 
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