Adeline Schneider

Beaver Dam – Adeline Schneider, age 92, a life-long resident of Beaver Dam, passed away on the morning of December 17, 2020.  Her daughter was at her side as she quietly left for her eternal reward.


Adeline was born on November 18, 1928 to Otto and Alma (Weckward) Umland in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.  She worked for 46 years at Weyenberg Shoe Company in Beaver Dam.  Adeline was a great mother and a loving, gentle, and caring person.  She delivered Meals-on-Wheels into her late 80’s.  She enjoyed family, friends, gardening, cooking, crafts, and traveling in her retirement years.  A trip to Hawaii was her favorite of the trips she enjoyed.  Adeline will be sadly missed but her remarkable spirit will live on forever.


Adeline is survived by her son, Robert (Doris) Schneider of Lumberton, NC; her daughter, Christine Schneider of Beaver Dam; and her sisters Verna Hayes and Margaret (Glenn) Luck, both of Beaver Dam.  She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Orville Schneider; and her sisters, Leona Hupf and Marcella Glover.


A visitation for Adeline will be held on Monday, December 21, 2020 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at St. Katharine Drexel Church in Beaver Dam.  A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 am with Fr. Michael Erwin officiating.  Burial will be at St. Peter Catholic Cemetery.  Covid-19 precautions will be in place and all in attendance are requested to wear face coverings and maintain social distancing.  Adeline’s funeral services will be available to view by Wednesday, December 23 at


Memorial donations may be directed to St. Katharine Drexel Parish Building Fund (BFOB – Building From Our Beliefs).


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