1927 - 2016

Eugene Frank Schneider, 88, of Pekin, passed away at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, at his home.

He had proudly served his country in the United States Army.

His memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. Chaplain Carolyn Roper-Fowlkes will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Following services at the funeral home, military honors will be provided by the United States Army and the Tazewell Area Ceremonial Team.

Private burial will be in Springdale Cemetery in Peoria.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, Central Illinois Chapter, 311 John H. Gwynn Jr. Ave., Peoria, IL 61605.

To offer condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com.