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“Tom loved bon-fires. And he liked to get too close. Constantly had to tell him to back up . He could also watch it all night long. ”
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Thomas Donald Schnell was born in Bay City, MI on April 26, 1930 to the late John W. and Alma (Oswald) Schnell. He passed away in Essexville, MI on July 15, 2017. He attended Northbay Activities Center.
He is survived by a sister Alda Libbey and several nieces and nephews as well as a close friend Robert Rausch and his longtime care provider William VanHaaren.
Funeral and committal service will be Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Penzien-Steele Funeral Home. The Rev. Viola Gonzales will officiate. Burial will be at Fremont Cemetery. Visiting hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m.