June Schneiderhan, 89
June Marie Schneiderhan died Friday, September 27, 2013 at Knute Nelson in Alexandria at the age of 89 years old.
June was born June 13, 1924 in Wimbledon, ND, the daughter of Peter and Florence (Dingfelder) Leick. She grew up and attended grade school near Wimbledon. She married Herbert Kracht in 1941 in North Dakota. Seven children were born to this marriage, Larry, Diane, Ronnie, Patricia, Cheri, Garry and Renee.
June married Robert Schneiderhan in Alexandria on October 10, 1971. They lived in Nelson, where June worked as a cook at the Corral Restaurant for many years. June also worked at Just Like Grandmas in Osakis as a baker. After Roberts death in 1992, June moved to Alexandria.
June was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved to cook and bake for her family and spend time with all of her grandchildren. She enjoyed bowling, flowers and gardening. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her children, Larry (Connie) Kracht of Anoka, Diane Fields of Eustis, FL, Patricia (Dan) Beheng of Duluth, Cheri Nieland of Alexandria, Garry (Lisa) Kracht of Hanover, Renee (Ray) Kluver of Alexandria, and Patty (Dwight) Irby of Longview, WA; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, Jack (Lonnie) Leick of Vergas; and sister, Shirley Fletcher of Jamestown, ND.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Florence Leick; husband, Robert Schneiderhan; son, Ronnie Kracht; grandson, Tony Alexander; and a brother, Richard Leick.
A funeral service was held Wednesday, October 2 at Anderson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. William Moeller officiating. Interment was at Nelson Cemetery in Nelson. Casket pallbearers were Dan Beheng, Raymond Kluver, Jerry Ofstedal, Nicholas Beheng, Justin Nieland, David Kluver, Timothy Alexander, Benjamin Kracht and Danny Irby. Honorary pallbearers were all of Junes grandchildren, great-grandchildren and her great-great-grandchild.
Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria; www.andersonfuneral.net.