Daniel N. Schnettler 1949 - 2010 Lawrence
Memorial Mass for Daniel Schnettler, 61, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. A cremation has taken place.
Mr. Schnettler died Friday, Dec. 24, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Sept. 17, 1949, in Sheboygan, Wis., the son of Jerome and Joan Schnettler.
Mr. Schnettler graduated in 1971 from Marquette University in Milwaukee, with a degree in business. Throughout his life he lived in Wisconsin, Illinois, California, Tennessee, Texas and Kansas. Mr. Schnettler was employed at Millis Transport and was an over the road truck driver for them for 11 years. Throughout his 31 year career, he drove more than 4.5 million miles.
He married Cheryl Wallace on May 24, 1980, in Milwaukee. They celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary this year. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include two sons, Ty, Livonia, Mich., and Jaimie, Fort Worth, Texas; two daughters, Mya Sapien and husband Stewart, Denver, and Moriah Lindsley and husband Daniel, Lawrence; four grandchildren, Avalin and Blake Sapien, and Sean and Chester Lindsley; two brothers, William and wife Patti, Neenah, Wis., and Kurt and wife K’Ann, Appleton, Wis.; and his parents, Appleton.
The family suggests memorials to Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, sent in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS, 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.