“Bud”, 82, passed away January 22, 2011 after a long illness. Bud resided in Arden Courts Assisted Living. A 26 year Air Force Veteran, he retired as Chief Master Sgt. in 1971. Bud loved to travel and enjoyed the competitiveness of pinochle and dominos. Known for being a fun-loving guy, he never met a stranger.
Fr. Joseph Tran, Pastor of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, will officiate for the services. The family requests visiting Tuesday from 1 p.m. to service time at St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Lawrence Cemetery.
Bud is survived by his wife of 59 years, Gisela Schneider; daughter, Carol S. Marmon and her husband Randy and several grandpets, all of Tampa; brother, Ray Schneider of Roberts Cove; sister, Kitty S. Hensgens of Crowley; as well as numerous nieces and nephews who all reside in Louisiana.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bud’s name to Lifepath Hospice or the Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, 301 N Ave F, Crowley, 337-783-3313.