Obituary of Stanley John Schneider
It is with great sorrow that the families of Stan Schneider announce his passing on January 3, 2023.
Stan was born in Leader, SK on February 19, 1961. He attended elementary school in Liebenthal, SK and high school in Leader, SK.
Stan was pre-deceased by his parents Frances and John; and his sister Linda. Left to celebrate his memory are his wife Chris; his step-daughter Cori; his brothers Leo (Gladys) and Gerald (Cathy); brother-in-law Greg; as well as numerous nephews and nieces. He also leaves to mourn many other relatives; as well as his large extended family on Chris’s side. Additionally, Stan is remembered by many, many friends and acquaintances.
Stan farmed for most of his life. After moving on, from farming in 2007, he remained a farm boy at heart and looked forward to every opportunity to get back and help out on the farm, even for short periods of time. His farming focus expanded to include his pristine, perfect lawn in Regina. His beautiful lawn was admired by many and was the envy of the neighbourhood. In addition to farming, Stan held numerous jobs over the years and viewed each as an opportunity and an adventure.
Family was most important to Stan and shaped who he was as a person. He took every opportunity to spend time with people that he loved and treasured every moment with them.
Stan had an incredible passion for life which included food, people, culture and new experiences. He was very generous with his time and kindness for family, friends and community. Everyone who knew Stan was touched by his infectious laughter and his natural wit and comedic abilities. Stan was always up for a good time.
Stan and Chris traveled extensively with family visiting many parts of the world. The variety of destinations included South America, South Asia, Turkey, Ukraine, the Caribbean, Mexico and many points in Canada and the US.
Stan is loved by so many and will be dearly missed. His impact on us will live on forever.
Prayers will take place at Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue, Regina, SK on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 3:30 PM. Funeral Mass will be at St. Mary’s R.C. Church in Fox Valley, SK on Thursday, January 12, 2023 at 10:00 AM. Interment to follow at Fox Valley Cemetery. To view a livestream of the service, please click the link above that will be made live on the day of the service.