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“Irma, received a call last night that made me sad but also thankful that I had the opportunity to know and "walk with" Lyell during our wonderful...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Louis Christensen - Savannah, GA

“Tommy our thoughts and prayers are with you and yours during this sorrowful time. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: clifford hawkins - port huron, MI

“Sorry to here of Lyells passing. He was always a cheerful, and happy person. He will be missed. Our condolences to the family. ...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“It was an honor to be able to take care of Lyell during his last days at the hospital. It was nice getting to know him and Irma and the family a...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Maurene Maxfield

“We were so sorry to hear about Lyall's passing. We are thinking of you and your family Irma. We shared some fun times many years ago. Some great...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Bob and Gail Thompson - Friend

“Our prayers to the Lyell Schneider sorry for your loss...knew Lyell & Irma from Cross Current Church... ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Roxie Hacker - Jeddo, MI

“My condolences to the Lyell Schneider family. My prayers are with you thru this time. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Michael Bradley - Port huron, MI

“Lyell was our neighbor for seven years. He will be remembered as an all around good guy. He always had a smile and wave ready for anyone. Our...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: fiedler family - port huron twp

Lyell Arthur Schneider, 86, of Port Huron Township, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, April 29, 2017.

He was born April 13, 1931 in Marine City to the late Arthur and Viola Schneider. He married his high school sweetheart Irma Runk on July 23, 1949 in Marine City.

Early in his career, Lyell sailed on the Great Lakes. He was an insurance agent for Allstate Insurance Company for 45 years and recently was an A-1 Bailbonds Representative. He was a member and past president of the Port Huron Kiwanis Club and a George F. Hixon Fellow. He enjoyed golfing, snowmobiling, and most importantly, spending time with his family and friends. He also belonged to Grace Ministry Center, Gideons International, the Elks Club and was a volunteer with Read for Life at Woodrow Wilson School.

He is survived by his wife, Irma; sons, David (Kimberly) Schneider, Robert (Muriel) Schneider, John (Sandra) Schneider and Thomas Schneider; grandchildren, Jennifer (Greg) Bonutti, Brian Schneider, Kevin (Jessica) Schneider, Christopher (Michelle) Schneider, Matthew Schneider, Bradley Schneider, Grace Schneider and Steven Schneider; and seven great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6-9 pm Monday and from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Tuesday in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in St. Martin Lutheran Church, Port Huron with visitation beginning at 9:30 am. The Reverend Dr. Thomas Seppo and Reverend Mitch Olson will officiate. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Port Huron Township.

Memorials may be made to the Port Huron Kiwanis Club, Youth for Christ East Michigan or Operation Transformation.

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For complete information visit Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.