Dusckas Obituaries

Sandra L. Steele-Schnars

Sandra L. Steele-Schnars, age 50, of West 20th St., died Friday, November 9, 2007 after a brave six year battle with breast cancer. She was born in Erie on December 23, 1956, the daughter of Melburn and Lorraine Curry Steele of Millcreek Twp.

A lifelong Erie resident, Sandra was a graduate of Academy High School class of 1974. She later attended both J.H. Thompson and Tri-State Business Institute in the business and accounting fields. Sandra worked for many years as an Assistant Manager to both Country Fair, Inc. and Red Apple Kwik Fill convenience stores. She enjoyed country music, books, bowling and spending her free time in the company of many beloved family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Sandra is survived by her husband of 25 years, Brian W. Schnars of Erie; three children, Michael, Michelle and Kevin Schnars all of Erie; three sisters, Katherine Wait of Augusta, GA, Constance Lydic of Champion, OH and Deborah Cyparski of Millcreek; one brother, Kenneth Steele of Millcreek; paternal grandmother, Edna V. Counts Steele a resident of Presbyterian Manor; one granddaughter, Karmyndy Schnars of Edinboro; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Sandra was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather Paul Steele and her in-laws, Ivan W. and Doris L. Schnars.

Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., West, 536 West 10th St. on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and are invited to attend the Funeral Service there on Tuesday at 10 a.m. conducted by Sandra's uncle, the Rev. Richard Godfrey of West Virginia. Private entombment at Mary, Queen of Peace Mausoleum. Memorial contributions may be made to The Regional Cancer Center, 2500 West 12th St., Erie, PA 16505.

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