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Jun 30, 2012 - Staff
Daniel Schneider, a 16-year resident of Riverton, died Saturday, May 26, 2012, n Big Springs, Texas.
Burial was beside a deceased son, Brian Joseph, June 2 at Riverview Memorial Cemetery in Worland.
While a Riverton resident, Mr. Schneider was active in the Sno-Goers snowmobile club and also the four-wheeler organization.
He hobbied in his machine shop and manufactured a mud pumping machine, which set his son Brad up in business in Colorado Springs, Colo., raising sunken concrete.
In 2007, Mr. Schneider and his wife moved to Odessa, Texas, where there was more family to help care for him because he was suffering from advanced stages of Parkinson's disease.
Mr. Schneider is survived by his wife, Luella; sons Craig of Texas and Brad of Colorado; daughters Susan Alston of Oregon and Brenda Harvard of Casper; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.