In loving memory of

Robert Schneller
January 24, 1941 - December 3, 2022

Robert (Bob) Schneller was born on January 24, 1941 in Denison, Iowa to Henry and Hilda (Gregosches) Schneller.

He graduated from Denison High School in 1959. On September 17, 1961, he married Myrna Kay Eggers. They were blessed with two children, Laurie and Greg.

Bob was employed at Farmland for 40 years, retiring in January 2000. Before moving to Florida, Bob enjoyed fishing year-round, hunting pheasants/quail/geese, gardening and planting a variety of flowers each Spring. Bob and his family enjoyed traveling the U.S. during summer vacations and abroad with friends.

Bob always loved being with family, cooking for them and making sure everyone was well fed. His grandchildren and great-grandchildren were his pride and joy. He enjoyed sitting on his front porch, visiting and joking with those passing by. He enjoyed catching up on the neighborhood news during his morning bike ride.

Bob lived in Punta Gorda, Florida and passed away in Hospice in nearby Port Charlotte on December 3, 2022 at the age of 81 years, 10 months and 9 days.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Lorraine Aschinger, Delores Dohse, Emmy Lou McComb and brother Henry Schneller. He is survived by his wife Myrna, daughter Laurie (Mark) Lashier, son Greg (Melanie) Schneller, grandchildren Chelsea (Wesley) Oglesby, Caitlin (Grant) Kawata, Keenan (fiancé Julia) Lashier, Mackenzie (Tristan) Schneller-Watts, and Danielle Schneller, great grandchildren Lottie and Kit Oglesby, Jack, Max and June Kawata, brother Ronald (Dorothy) Schneller, sister-in-law Pat Schneller and brother-in-law Kay McComb, also many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

The family requests that memorials honoring Bob be directed to:
Tidewell Hospice Foundation
3550 South Tamiami Trail,
Sarasota, FL 34239
or if by Credit Card;
New Life in Christ Church
507 West Marian Ave.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950 or

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2023 at Crawford Heights Memory Gardens in Denison.


Leah Jansen Twa wrote on Dec 9, 2022:

"Bob was a good friend in my growing up years in Deloit. He would always listen to me if I had anything to try to solve or had a problem. Im so sorry for your loss. Sending love and hugs to his wife and friend Maria and his family. "

Tony Bennett wrote on Dec 8, 2022:

"Laurie, sorry to hear about your dad?s passing. May you find comfort in knowing he is with the Lord now. "

Patrick J. O'Neill wrote on Dec 6, 2022:

"My condolences to Bob?s family. I enjoyed working with him and our times fishing. Bob was quite a fisherman and caught a lot of fish. It?s funny he never acquired a taste for fish. Bob had a good sense of humor and enjoyed kidding around. "

James & Nancy Jurgens wrote on Dec 5, 2022:

"We were saddened to hear that Bob had passed away. Jim always enjoyed working with Bob at Farmland and chatting with him. He was a great guy. We were glad we got to see you one time when you were back to Denison and told us you had moved to Florida. We send you all our deepest sympathy, hugs and prayers to you and your whole family. Jim (Jurgy) & Nancy Jurgens"

Patrick J. O'Neill wrote on Dec 4, 2022:

"My condolences to Bob?s family. Bob was a good guy. He had a good sense of humor. I enjoyed working with him and did quite a bit of fishing with him. He was a great fisherman and caught a lot of fish but didn?t like the taste of fish. "