Eugene Schneider

Eugene Daniel Schneider, 87, O’Fallon, died Sunday, May 27, 2018, at SSM Health DePaul Hospital, Bridgeton.

He was born Jan. 16, 1931,to August and Mary (Poppenhouse) Schneider, in Drake.

Eugene worked as a foreman for MoDOT until retirement and served in the military from 1948 to 1950. He enjoyed fishing.

He was preceded in death by parents, August and Mary; brothers, Frank and Casper Schneider; sister, Lucille Barnhardt; and son-in-law, Charles Schulte.

He is survived by daughter, Margie Schulte, O’Fallon; son, Curtis Schneider and wife Melody, Ozark; grandchildren, James Schulte and wife Amy, Wentzville, Jennifer Schulte, O’Fallon, Michelle Houston and fiancé T.J. Wyrick, Ozark, Michael Houston and wife Dakotah, Ozark; and great-grandchildren, Xavier Schulte, Xander Schulte, Mason Schulte, Kylie Houston, Kynzie Houston, Milo Houston and Harlowe Houston.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 31, at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel, Owensville. Buried with full military honors will be at Miller Cemetery, Owensville.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.