Inge Schneider

obit_schneiderInge Schneider, 89, died Nov. 20, 2014.

Born in Dusseldorf, Germany, Mrs. Schneider survived the Holocaust and began a new life in New York City. She was a designer assistant and sample maker in the garment industry. In 1976 she and her husband moved the family to Tucson. She managed a small garment factory in South Tucson and then worked in many bridal shops in Tucson. She volunteered at Sabino Canyon.

Mrs. Schneider was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert; son, Harvey; and  sisters, Ilsa Weis­haupt and Miriam Michaelis. Survivors include her children, Ken (Judy Regensteiner) Schneider  of Lakewood, Colo., Ron  (Julie Tronson) Schneider  of Tucson; and two grandchildren.

Graveside services were held in the B’nai B’rith section of Evergreen Cemetery with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon of Temple Emanu-El officiating.