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“I am so sorry for your loss. Carole was in our prayer group for the last several years and was always a pleasure to be around. She will be greatly...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Victoria Miller - Fort Wayne, IN

“Your Mother will always be remembered by her friendly smile and her kindness to everyone. I will always remember your family from Hall's. You girls...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: shirley Scare - Fort Wayne, IN

“To all the Schneider girls and especially Beth, Gerrit, Rachel, Jacob, Sarah, Hannah, and Laura, know that our loving thoughts are with you all in...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Bichanich - Stanlehy, WI

“I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. May God bless all you girls as you carry the burden of loss.Sincere sympathy, Sharon (Wruble) Miller ...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: sharon miller - Family Friend

“Beth and Family, We are so sorry for the tremendous loss you are feeling at this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you,Pam and...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Steve and Pam Norris - IN

“Sincere sympathy to Carole's family. Your Mom was a wonderful lady. We enjoyed knowing her. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Tom & Doris Watson - Fort Myers, FL

“Chris, my condolences is with you and your family at this your time of need. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family and bring you...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: David Johnson - Schererville, IN

“Our sympathies to the family. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Grontkowski - South Bend, IN

“Beth, Mary, Kasey, Chris & JennyMy deepest condolences for the loss of your Mom. You have 2 angels watching over you all now. I have fond memories of...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Jeanne (Schroeder) Knuth - IN

“So sorry to hear of Carole's passing! I worked at St. Anne Home and had the opportunity to get to know her as she volunteered there for many years. ...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Carol Shoemaker - Fort Wayne, IN

“Carole was a very lovely lady and so much fun to spend time with.We will miss her visits at family ge- togethers. Our thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Linda & Tom Cisco

“To Carole and Bill's daughters, your parents and grandparents were our LaVerne Avenue neighbors (when I was growing up), our friends, and lovely...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy (Ley) and Dave Brown - TN

“I'm so very sorry for your loss, Chris! Sending prayers to you. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Tamara Timberman-wright - Brazil

“Chris,So sorry to hear about your loss. i know how close your family is and you will all pull together at this difficult time. I will be praying...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Anne Miller - Indianapolis, IN


Carole A. Schneider, 81, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Prior to marriage she attended St. Mary of the Woods College in West Terre Haute, IN. Carole worked with Today's Catholic Newspaper for 8 years, retiring in 1996. Previously she worked as a seamstress for JC Penney and several other local fabric stores in Fort Wayne. Carole was an active member of St. Jude Catholic Church where she participated in the Rosary Sodality. She volunteered at St. Anne Home and enjoyed sewing for her family and parish family. Most of all Carole enjoyed spending time with her family and friends who shared her passion for playing cards. Surviving are her daughters, Elizabeth "Beth" (Gerrit) Janssen, Mary (James) Minser, Kathryn "Kasey" (Dean) Eckland all of Fort Wayne, Christina Gray, and Jennifer (Martin) Cisco both of Indianapolis, IN; 16 grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren; 2 great-grandson; aunt, Marjorie Skarie, and many cousins. Carole was preceded in death by her husband, William Schneider; parents, Peter and Helen Fettig; granddaughter, Susan Janssen; and her son-in-law, John Walters. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am, Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 2130 Pemberton Dr with calling one hour prior. Calling also at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Rd on Monday, April 2, 2018 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm with a Rosary service at 7:30 pm. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Catholic School Tuition Fund or St. Mary of the Woods College of West Terre Haute, IN. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com