Schneider, Donald C.
Schneider, Donald C. age 74 of Byram Twp., NJ passed away Monday May 24, 2021 in the Newton Medical Center. Born in Passaic, NJ he had lived in Wayne and Somerset, NJ before moving to Byram Twp. twenty-nine years ago.
Son of the late Francis J. and Mary Jane (nee Berry) Schneider, Donald had earned his Master’s Degree from University of Massachusetts Lowell and had proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. In his high school years, he was a talented athlete and enjoyed playing baseball. Donald had a long career in sales with Lucent Technologies Inc. Whippany, NJ before retiring in 1999 after thirty-four years. He was an avid golfer, a member of the Pioneer Club with AT&T, and a Coach for Hobb Angler Little League and the Lenape Valley Soccer Club.
Survivors include his beloved wife Kerry M. (nee Pauls) Schneider, his son Ryan F. and Ryan’s partner Julie of Albany, NY. Also surviving is his sister Kathleen Schneider of Wayne, NJ. He cherished his beloved Shih Tzu’s Petey, Bandit, Opie, and Gunny.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Jajja’s Kids at https://www.jajjaskids.org/ or the Vietnam Veteran’s of America at https://vva.org/ Private arrangements and online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com