Sunset Funeral Home
1800 St. George Rd., Evansville

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Mardel Schnautz

October 14, 1935 - June 25, 2019


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    Martha Schnautz Studer says

    Our thoughts are with you, Michelle and Al. The loss of a parent is never easy, but knowing your mom as a “big sis” I know she wants to see more smiles than tears. Honor her memory, embrace one another, and move forward with her blessings.

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Mardel Ann Schnautz, 83, passed away on June 25, 2019. She was born on October 14, 1935 to Daniel and Leona Rodenberg in Evansville, Indiana.

Mardel was a Reitz High School graduate. After she graduated, she worked as a secretary for Evansville Stock Yard for several years. She enjoyed cleaning and walking. Above all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Mardel was a member of the Homemaker’s Club and attended Old North United Methodist Church.

Mardel is survived by her children Alvin (Bonnie) Schnautz Jr. and Michelle (Ben) Austin; her grandchildren Cassandra Schnautz, Wes Nickens, Casey (Wes) Wright, Andrea Titzer, MacKenzie (Luke) Austill; and her great-grandchildren Kaitlyn, Kennedy, and Abraham Walker.

Mardel was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Alvin Schnautz and her parents.

Visitation will be from 12 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. Friday, June 28th at Sunset Funeral Home with a burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Park.