Irma Lou Schnell, 82, Schnellville

Irma Lou Schnell, 82, of Schnellville, died Tuesday, May 7, at Brookside Village in Jasper. She was born in Jasper November 22, 1936, to Walter and Rilla (Anderson) Taber. She married Donald Schnell October 25, 1958. He died September 25, 1998.

Irma was a licensed practical nurse. She was a member of Divine Mercy Parish – Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Schnellville and a lifetime member of the Schnellville Conservation Club. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards, watching Indiana University basketball, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Deb Kluemper, St. Anthony, and Barbara Kane and husband Michael, Santa Claus; two sons, Rick Schnell and wife Denise, St. Anthony, and Jeffrey Schnell and wife Jolene, Jasper; 11 grandchildren, Christy, Tara, Vicki, Brandon, Brooke, Amber, Matt, Alyssa, Lauren, Noelle, and Ethan; and 20 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by eight sisters and four brothers.

Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper. Members of Devine Mercy Parish will pray a rosary at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to Divine Mercy Parish or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday and Sacred Heart Church with burial following in the church cemetery.

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