Martin H. Schneider, 79, of Zanesville, passed away at 5:09 p.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at Genesis Good Samaritan emergency room. He was born on March 8, 1933, in Dresden, a son of the late Hugo and Sue McCoy Schneider. He had worked as an electrician for IBEW Local #1105. He was a member of the South Zanesville Church of the Nazarene. He liked to share many stories and his love of the Lord. He served our country and protected our freedom by serving in Korea in the United States Air Force for 4 years.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Betty Durant Schneider, whom he married September 28, 1957, of the home; three sons, Marty, Mark and Matt Schneider; a daughter, Teresa, (Bud) Tuvell; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Pam and Susan Schneider.
Friends and family may call from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, February 25, 2013 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at noon on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in the Snouffer Chapel with Pastor Walt Gessner officiating. Martin will be laid to rest in Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors provided by VFW George Selsam Post #1058.
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