Kathy Jo Schneider, age 72, loving wife and mother of two children, passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021.
Kathy was born on March 5, 1949, in Detroit, MI, to Robert and Barbara (Morton) Kittredge. On April 20, 1968, she married the love of her life, Harry Stephen Schneider. Together they raised two children, Jason and Sarah.
Kathy had a creative spirit. She enjoyed weaving baskets, writing poetry, and wrote a book. She loved music. Her favorites were John Denver and James Taylor, both of whom she saw live in concert. She was known for her positive energy, big hugs, and unconditional love.
Kathy was preceded in death by her father, Robert; and her mother, Barbara. She is survived by her husband, Harry; her two children, Jason (Katie) Schneider of Brighton, MI, and Sarah (Jason) Morrow of Interlochen, MI; grandchildren, Madelyn, Mason, and Madden; her brothers, Reed (Cheryl), and Ron; her sister, Marcella (Gary); and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, June 27, 2021, at Michaywé Inn the Woods, at 1:00 p.m.
Donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation, through the link below.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548 Gaylord, MI, 49734.