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Peggy Ann Schneider


Peggy Ann Schneider, 79, passed away peacefully with family by her side on March 21, 2024 in Dickinson, N. D.

She was born in Powell, Wyo., on November 15, 1944, to Forrest "Bud" and Margaret "Marge" (Keller) Wheeler. She was the second of four children.

Peggy lived in Powell until she married the love of her life, Philip Schneider on May 25, 1963. After living in San Diego while Phil was in the Navy, they moved to Thermopolis in 1966. She was the proud mother of two sons, Richard and Kevin. Peggy celebrated 49 wonderful years of marriage before Phil died in 2012.

During her years in Thermopolis, Peggy touched many lives working in the school and with Head Start. She truly had a gift with children. She loved to fish, camp and bake. She always had goodies for anyone that stopped by to visit. Peggy was a bright shining star that always made you laugh. She will be missed by anyone who had the privilege to cross her path.

Peggy was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband, Philip; and brothers, Danny and Elmer Wheeler.

She is survived by her sons, Richard (Teresa) Schneider of Dickinson, N. D., and Kevin (Mitzi) Schneider of Billings, Mont .; sister, Brenda Wassink of Powell, Wyo .; grandchildren, Ginny (Jared) Blickenstaff, Misty (Preston) McFerrin, Laurie (Carl) Paul, Kendra Schneider, Hannah Kaull and Ethan Kaull.

Funeral services will be held at the Risen Son Baptist Church on Saturday March 30, 2024, at 2 p.m. with Pastor Brian Johnson officiating.

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