Daniel Schneider, 60, of Elyria, passed away at Ames Family Hospice Tuesday, June 24, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born December 31, 1953, in Garfield Heights and lived in Elyria for the past year, moving from North Ridgeville.
He worked as a manufacturing engineer at ALCOA for 31 years, retiring in 2004. Daniel was a member of the Polish Club in Elyria, Cleveland Darter Club, Ohio Vending League Systems and the NRA. He enjoyed bowling, cooking, boating, cars, camping, hunting, fishing, golf, playing darts, poker and blackjack. He was great with his hands and was able to fix and build anything.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Deborah (nee Fryberger); son, Robert (Heather) Schneider of North Ridgeville; daughter, Donna Schneider of North Ridgeville; grandchildren, Sophia, Robert, Jr. and Ryan Schneider and Charles IV and Layla Skubovius.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rudolph and Rosemary (nee Mahalic) Schneider and two brothers.
Friends may call Sunday, June 29, 2014, from 1 until 5 P.M., at the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville. A Memorial Service will be held Monday, June 30, 2014, at 10:30 A.M., in the funeral home. The Reverand Mark Oster will officiate. Inurnment will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Cleveland Clinic Moll Cancer Center, 18099 Lorain Rd., Cleveland, OH 44111.