Weather Forecast


Anna Mae Schneider

Anna Mae Schneider

Anna Mae Schneider, 75, of 2451-10th Avenue SW, died Saturday March 9, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center after a long illness. Services: 10:30 a.m., Thursday, St. Jude Catholic Church by the Rev. Mark Reasoner. A Vigil service will be held 4 p.m., Wednesday at Teahen Funeral Home where friends may visit with the family Wednesday following the Vigil service until 8 p.m., and Thursday after 9:30 a.m., at the church.

Anna Mae is survived by her husband Tony; a daughter Kathy (Danny Cooks) Schneider of Las Vegas, NV; a grandson London of Las Vegas; two sisters, Donna Poppenberg and Joy (Darold) Falldorf both of Bemidji, MN; a sister-in-law Charlotte Schneider of St. Louis, MO; and many nieces and nephews.

Her sister Mary Jane Tryon preceded her in death.

Anna Mae was born June 12, 1937 in Bemidji, MN the daughter of Merrick and Alice McKinnon Duhamel. She married August Anthony (Tony) Schneider on September 6, 1958 in Bemidji. Anna Mae and Tony moved to Cedar Rapids in 1965 and started Cedar Rapids Photo Copy. For 47 years, she enjoyed the hands on management of the business and especially working with their clients. Though she retired from the daily operations of the business she retained ownership of the business. She was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church.

Anna Mae enjoyed the opportunities of retirement. There were many trips to Florida, walking the beaches. She always looked forward to visiting her daughter and grandson in Las Vegas. She enjoyed spending time with her family in Bemidji and fishing on the lakes in Canada, reading a good book, talking with her daughter on the telephone, and she loved watching animals.

Instead of flowers, memorials may be directed to the University of Iowa Children's Hospital.

Online condolences may be left for the family at