Paula Mae Schneider, 82, passed away Friday, July 16, 2021, in Ellsworth. She was born March 5, 1939 in Ellsworth to Paul and Flora (Ruetz) Sparks.
Paula was a lifetime resident of Ellsworth County, where she married Edward Marvin Schneider on April 28, 1956. She was a homemaker, raising four children before becoming the Deputy County Clerk for Ellsworth County and the Ellsworth County Treasurer. She was a member of the Ellsworth First United Methodist Church and a past member of the Ellsworth County Historical Society.
Paula is survived by her daughter, Cherie Sauers (Marty) of Kanopolis; sons, Ed Schneider (Geneva), James Schneider, and Randy Schneider (Melissa) all of Kanopolis; 12 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Edward Marvin Schneider.
Visitation: 1-8 p.m., Tuesday, July 20, 2021, with family present 6-8 p.m. at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth.
Funeral service: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Parsons Funeral Home with burial following at Ellsworth Memorial Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ellsworth County Historical Society, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439.
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