James Edward Schneider, 75 of Alcova, WY passed away in Casper, WY on April 3rd, 2020. He was born on Sept 21st, 1944 in Cheyenne, WY to Edward and Mary (Montgomery) Schneider. He graduated from Washington High school in Cedar Rapids, IA in 1963. Shortly after, he married Marilyn Smith and they had three children Loree Schneider, Shane Schneider and Nicole Gibbs. Jim join the IBEW local 405 in 1965. He retired after 45 years. He met and Married Lyn Michalicek on Sept 1st, 1989 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. They lived in Cedar Rapids until their retirement. It was then that they moved to their dream home in the Pedro Mountains near Alcova, WY. Jim was an amazing dad he always had time for his children. He was a very special uncle, and to his oldest, Loree, he was her hero. He is survived by his children Loree and Shane Schneider of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Nicole Gibbs (Dave) of Charleston South Carolina, Stepdaughter Andrea Michalicek of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, sister’s Elizabeth Meister of Scottsbluff, NE and Barbara Church of Marysville, WA, step grandchildren and great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Lyn Schneider and step grandson Hunter Gallagher. Jim’s wishes were to be cremated by Newcomer Cremations and Funerals in Casper, WY.
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