Alice May Schannauer, 90, produce seller, active in Denver community, enjoyed collecting dolls

By on July 6, 2016

Alice May Schannauer, 90, of Denver, passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Landis Homes.

She was born in East Cocalico Township to the late John F. and Dora L. (Trupe) Stuber, and was the wife of the late Harvey B. Schannauer, who passed away in 2002.

She was a member of the Swamp Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reinholds, Denver Women’s Club, Denver Fire Company, and Denver Borough Shade Tree Committee. She enjoyed collecting dolls, embroidering, working outside, and planting flowers. Alice formerly sold produce.

Alice is survived by a son: John I., husband of Denise L. (Eckenrode) Schannauer; a daughter: Cynthia Kay, wife of Timothy Chynoweth; two grandchildren: Sean C. Jeffrey and Heidi Schannauer; a great-grandchild: Alyssa; and a sister: Kathryn I. “Kass,” wife of Charles R. Miller.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter: Caroline M. Schannauer.

Services were held July 3 at Swamp Evangelical Lutheran Church, Reinholds, with Pastor Dennis L. Trout officiating. Interment took place in the Swamp Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Alice’s memory may be made to the Denver Fire Company, 425 Locust Drive, Denver, PA 17517.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral and Cremation Services Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at

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