Sally A. Schneider

Sally A. Schneider, 82, of Berne, formerly of Portland, passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Swiss Village in Berne, where she was a resident. She was born on March 29, 1935 in Richmond to Joseph and Flora (Schroeder) Holthouse. She was married in 1983 to Elmer M. Schneider.

She was a registered nurse and worked in Dr. Fitzpatrick and Dr. Schenck’s office in Portland for over 20 years. She was owner of Schneider Antiques in Portland for many years. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and Alter Rosary Society. She was a graduate of Portland High School in 1953 and Good Samaritan Nursing School in Dayton, Ohio in 1954.

She is survived by two sons, Michael J. (Suzette) McIntosh of New Castle; and Steve W. (Lori) McIntosh of Portland; three daughters, Marcia McIntosh; and Cynthia Cook, both of Richmond; and Mary (Bruce) Beery of Decatur; sister, Marcia Edwards of Centerville; step-son, Philip (Loretta) Schneider of Portland; step-daughter, Mary Jo Pearson of Celina, Ohio; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; and nine step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband on November 20, 2011.

Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16 at the Swiss Village Auditorium in Berne and from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home in Portland. Funeral services will follow at 10:00 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Portland. Officiating will be Father Robert Moran.

Memorials may be made to the Swiss Village Endowment Fund or Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Arrangements provided by Baird-Freeman Funeral Home in Portland. Online condolences may be made at