Alice K. Schnee Richmond, 101, of Medina, Ohio, went to her heavenly home Friday, March 19, 2010.
She was born Oct. 28, 1908, in Bloomingville, daughter of the late Jay V. and Bessie Ramsdell. Alice lived most of her life in Erie and Huron counties prior to moving to Medina several years ago. She graduated from Sandusky High School in 1926. Alice was a skilled musician in piano and organ. She taught piano lessons for many years. Alice had been a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Norwalk. She loved to do needlework of all kinds, especially crocheting and knitting.
Alice is survived by her daughters, Phyllis (Norman) Wolff of Medina and Dr. Maureen Hunter of Utica, Ohio; daughter-in-law, Nancy Schnee of Monroeville; stepdaughter, Merlene (Jim) Brown of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; grandchildren, Cynthia Fuller of Wadsworth, Ohio, Deborah Ross of Medina, Kathleen (Glenn) Brancart of Winter Park, Fla., Jeffrey (Jacquelyn) Wolff of Medina, Susan (Robert) Yatsu of Tallmadge, Ohio, Barbara (David) Mahl of Monroeville, Connie Jacobs (Paul McFadden) of Bellevue, Gary (Patti) Schnee of Bellevue, and Bessis (Asa) Ulrey of Utica. She is also survived by 20 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; one niece, Beth (Tom) Voltz and two nephews, Dale (Alice) Ramsdell and Glen Ramsdell, all of Sandusky; and one first cousin, Harry D. (Bud) Newton of Norwalk.
Alice was preceded in death by her first husband, Floyd Schnee and second husband, Forrest Richmond; a son, David Schnee; two granddaughters, Patricia Crego and Janet Hunter; and a brother, Ralph Ramsdell.
Calling hours will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Bauer Funeral Home, 2089 Columbia Road, Valley City, Ohio. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church, 2233 Abbeyville Road, Valley City. The Rev. Michael Koch will officiate. Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Thursday at North Monroeville Cemetery, Ohio 99, North Monroeville.
Memorials contributions can be made to Hospice of Medina County, 797 N. Court St., Medina, OH 44256 or to the charity of one's choice.