David E. Schnell, 81, of Sully, died Monday, March 11, 2019, at Accura Healthcare of Newton East in Newton surrounded by the love of his family.
David’s memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. ,Saturday, March 16 at the St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 8290 F62 E. in rural Sully. The service will be conducted by Pastor Kari Lee and Pastor Kenneth Ahntholz. The family will greet friends immediately following the memorial service with a lunch at the church.
A private family burial will take place at a later date at the St. Andrews Cemetery in rural Sully.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorials to the donor’s choice. Memorials may be left at the church on the morning of the service or at the Wallace Family Funeral Home in Newton. If you are mailing the memorial to the funeral home, please add, Attn: Schnell Family on the envelope.
Those left to honor David’s memory are his wife of 55 years, Andrea; son, Kert J.(Kimberly) Schnell of Newton; daughters, Kendra J. (Mark) Hay of Lynnville and Marsha L. (Josh) Cooper of Pella; his five grandchildren, Marshall (Kim) Hay, Madison (Trisha) Hay, Noah, Elyse and Lily Cooper; his great-granddaughter, Lily Cooper; and his brothers, Richard (Linda) Schnell of Sully and Ronald Schnell of Pella.
He was preceded in death by his parents.