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Darvin Schneider

March 28, 1949 - July 22, 2010


Darvin Scott Schneider

March 28, 1949 – July 22, 2010
Age 61 years

Darvin passed away suddenly on July 22nd in Cranbrook he was on his way to Nelson for a family gathering.

Predeceased by his parents Gladys and Arvid Schneider, Sister Linda L Schneider and Grandparents Bennie and Zetta Schneider.

Darvin is survived by his loving Sisters: Ava, Karren (Kim) Harrison, Wendy (Jim) Favel, Denise, Brothers: Fred (Mary-Lou), Wayde (Louise), Laurie, Clinton (Joanne) as well as 16 cherished nieces and nephews.

Darvin was born in Nelson, and attended St Joseph’s School, and Trafalgar Jr. High. He worked for Kootenay Forest Products until it closed, and continued in the lumber industry in Lardeau. In 1994 Darvin moved to Provost Alberta to work on the Schneider Family farm, later he started work with Eugene Heck’s Oil Patch Maintenance and then worked for the Municipal District of Provost as a grader operator. Provost was the home town of Darvin’s father Arvid and grandfather Bennie. As a young man he spent many a summer there working on the farms, and in fall would join his Dad or Grandfather on one of their many duck/geese hunting holidays.

Darvin will be greatly missed by his many relatives, friends and co-workers in Alberta and British Columbia.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 10:00 AM from the Chapel of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd. with Father Mathieu Gombo as celebrant. Cremation will follow.
On line condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfs.ca

“May he rest in peace.”


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We’ll miss you forever….

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  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
July 29, 2010
Beginning at 10:00am

Chapel of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.
613 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L 1T2

613 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L 1T2

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