Mary L. Schneider

  • Died: February 7, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Maplewood Park

4017 Maplecrest Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary L. Schneider, 66, passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Mary was the daughter of the late Dave and Naomi Adkison. Mary worked for the Fort Wayne Newspapers for many years prior to her working for Sirva where she had been working. Mary was an avid reader, she enjoyed shopping, cherished her dog Katie, and loved her grandchildren. Surviving are her husband, Terry Schneider of Fort Wayne; children, Amber (Roman) Kreigh of Fort Wayne, Adam (Cari) Seidel of New Haven; step-children, Bruce (Dawn) Schneider, Dawn (Steve) Strack, Sharyl (Don) Glover; grandchildren, Haley, Jazzlyn, and Dylan; 10 step-grandchildren; 4 step-great-grandchildren; and brother, Dave (Maxine) Adkison of Decatur, Mary was preceded in death by her sisters Sue Osborne and Sandy Horstman. A Memorial Gathering will be Friday, February 16, 2018 from 4 pm to 7 pm at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road. Memorials may be made to the ASPCA or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Wow, the memories I have of our time together at Fort Wayne Newspapers. We had many laughs and tears. Tears of joy and of sadness. As I write this today my tears are of sadness. You will be missed by so many, especially your family. My they find strength in all the loving memories they have of you. Mary, until we meet again in Heaven. Hugs and love to your family.

Posted by Shelley Lamb - Santee, SC - Friend   February 16, 2018

Mary,thank you for being so helpful and forcing me to call the banker to see Chuck Mangione.36 years later We.are still together.I so enjoyed working with you.You always made my day a little better.Always had so much fun when we came to visit.I do not know about any body else but we did. enjoyed my time with Amber.She was a really fun girl.I wish I kept closer contact with her. Mary,you were a great mother and also a great friend.I will miss you a lot.
I will see you again and look forward to that.GOD bless you Mary I am a better person for having you in my life.

Posted by Fred Leach - Ft Wayne, IN - Family Friend   February 12, 2018

Mary I have missed you ever since we lost our jobs at the paper. I think of you often and all the fun we had in the mix with all the bad at that place....I shall miss you even more now. My dearest sympathies to all of Mary's family. God certainly gained another angel....

Posted by Sue Huth-Beckley - Fort Wayne, IN   February 11, 2018


Posted by Amber Kreigh - Fort Wayne, IN   February 11, 2018

I love you mom! I keep wanting to call you. I miss you so much! I look around our home and you're everywhere in the things you've given us over the years.
Your "grandpuppies" miss their Nana too.
I love you mom!

Posted by Amber Kreigh - Fort Wayne, IN   February 11, 2018

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