Shirlee "Lee" Lorraine Schneider, 86, passed away 4:30 pm, Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Rosewood Care Center of Alton.
Born in Lebanon, IL on February 2, 1932, she was the daughter of Otto and Lena (Silger) Campe.
Lee was a case worker for the State of Illinois Department of Human Services before retiring.
She enjoyed showing "Classic Cars" at car shows in the area and was very proud of her trophies acquired through the years. In addition, she was a passionate advocate for our four-legged friends that did not have a voice of their own.
In 1981, she married Eugene Schneider in St. Louis. He died on July 26, 2009.
Surviving are four daughters, Carole Heuermann (Robert Fitch) of Troy, Barbara Langston of Wood River, Kathleen "Katie" Heuermann of Colorado, Cynthia Rose (Michael Halley) of Amsterdam , The Netherlands; seven grandchildren, Kristeen Danburg, Pete Pacleb, Leslie Langston, Danny Langston, Linsie Chiles, Adrienne Halley, Dylan Halley; and 12 great grandchildren.
A Graveside Memorial Service will be held at 11 am, Saturday, August 25 in the Highland City Cemetery in Highland.
Memorials may be made to BJC Hospice.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.