Oct. 29, 1962 - Feb. 21, 2009
David L. Schneider, 46, of Lebanon, died Feb. 21, 2009, at Samaritan Albany General Hospital.
Viewing will be from 3 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 25, followed by recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m., both at Huston-Jost Funeral Home. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Feb. 26 at St. Edward's Catholic Church. Burial will be at the Lebanon I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
He was born Oct. 29, 1962, in Bend. He graduated from Wilson High School in Portland in 1981. He attended Mt. Hood Community College on a track scholarship.
Mr. Schneider married Donna Hunt on April 23, 1983 in Lebanon.
He entered the Army in 1986 and served with the 101st Airborne Division.
After his discharge he returned to Lebanon and served four years in the National Guard.
Mr. Schneider worked for Portland Public Schools, serving as a law enforcement officer for the school district for eight years. He worked locally in the lumber industry, the last several years at Bauman Lumber.
He is survived by his wife Donna of Lebanon; son Andrew "AJ" Schneider of Albany; daughter Amber Schneider of Lebanon; grandson Joseph Schneider of Lebanon; parents Phil and Rita Clark of Portland and Mr. and Mrs Tom Schneider of Lebanon; brother Tom Schneider of Oregon City; twin brother Mark Schneider of Cottage Grove; sisters Chris Wilson of Salem, and Debbie Feuborne of Portland; step-sisters Robin Walker of Bend and Wendy Bernards of Albany.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Lebanon Boys and Girls Club and sent in care of Huston-Jost Funeral Home, 86 W. Grant St., Lebanon OR 97355.