Patricia J. “Pat” Schneider, 79, of Piqua, passed away Monday, May 3, 2021, at Ohio’s Hospice Inpatient Unit, Troy. She was born May 8, 1941, in Piqua, to the late Frank L. and Harriet C. (Martin) Wertz. She married James C. Schneider on June 30, 1962; he survives.
Pat will also be missed and remembered by her children, Vicki Schneider (Jeff Balta) of Piqua, Kimberly (Darren) Starrett of Piqua, and Joseph (Jill) Schneider of Piqua; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Joyce Hahn of Troy and Mary Young of Piqua; and her daughter Tammy’s fiancé, Jerry Bashore of Piqua. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Sue James, and a son, James C. Schneider II.
Patricia was a 1960 graduate of Piqua Catholic High School and was a longtime member of St. Boniface Catholic Church. She retired from Industrial Products in 2007. Pat enjoyed sewing, crafting, and collecting dolls.
Funeral services to celebrate her life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 8, at Moore Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington, with Rev. Daniel Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua. Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County. Online condolences may be left for the Schneider family at www.moorefh.com.