Raymond “Rayzor Ray” Schneider, 53, died peacefully Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at his home surrounded by his family, following a courageous battle with brain cancer. Funeral services were held April 28 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Monticello, with interment in Oakwood Cemetery. The Rev. Father Wayne Droessler officiated.
Local survivors include sister Rhonda (Scott) Smith of Ely.
Raymond Glen Schneider was born May 16, 1958, at Mercy Hospital, Cedar Rapids, the son of Marvin and Donna (Schmidt) Schneider. Ray graduated from the Monticello Community Schools with the class of 1976. He went on to the Cedar Rapids Barber College and then served his apprenticeship at Stan Rebicck Barbers in Marshalltown. He returned to Monticello in 1979 and took over his father’s shop, Monti Barber Center. Ray married LuAnne Chappell on May 11, 1991, at the Little Brown Church, Nashua. The couple operated Monti Barber Center together.
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In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.