ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. – Margaret M. Schneider, a resident of Elmwood Park, died Friday, April 15. She was 94.
Born and raised in New York City, she resided in Elmwood Park for 65 years. A faithful parishioner of St. Anne R.C. Church in Fair Lawn, she was a catechist and volunteer with the food pantry. Prior to retiring, she was a registered nurse with Barnert Hospital in Paterson for 25 years.
She is survived by her children, Peggy and Kathy Schneider, Marian Sall, Robert Schneider, Jeanne Fanale and James and Thomas Schneider; siblings, Thomas Baldwin, Patricia Fleming, Doris Baldwin and Isabelle Smith; 23 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband Gerhard Schneider; children Patricia Dreher, Virginia Morano and Suzanne Schneider; granddaughter Dawn; and siblings Walter Baldwin and Virginia Reynolds.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn. A funeral Mass is planned for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anne R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne St., Fair Lawn. Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus.