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Eva L. Schnirring — Brownsdale

BROWNSDALE — The funeral for Eva L. Schnirring will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Brownsdale, with the Rev. Jerry Harris officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Brownsdale.

Mrs. Schnirring, 77, a lifelong Brownsdale resident, died Tuesday (March 11, 2008) at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester.

Eva Loida Staples was born Sept. 11, 1930, in Austin. She graduated from Austin High School in 1948. On Sept. 16, 1949, she married Dale Laurence Schnirring at the First Baptist Church in Brownsdale. She worked at Hormel Foods Corp. for a few years, as well as at Libby’s in Rochester, and worked on their farm raising chicken and cattle and milking cows. She was active in her church and enjoyed life on the farm, taking care of her family, the changing of the seasons, gardening, her pets, and Gospel music.

Survivors include a son, Terry (fiancee Susan); five grandchildren; a great-grandson; and a brother, Everett (Bernice) Staples. She was preceded in death by her husband, four sisters and four brothers.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Czaplewski Family Funeral Home in Brownsdale, and an hour before the service Friday at the church.

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