Mary Jewell Schnaare, 89, of Olmsted, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at 3:40 p.m. at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. Mary Jewell was a member of St. Lukes Lutheran Church in Olmsted. Mary and John Schnaare were united in marriage in 1946. Mary was involved in the family farm all of her life raising grain and stock.
Mary is survived by her husband John Schnaare of Olmsted and two nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Mary Harner Watkins, one sister, Fayella Sickling.
Funeral services will be held Monday, May 27, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak. Pastor Jim Rivett will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Cypress. Visitation will be held Monday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour of 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Lukes Lutheran Church in Memory of Mary Jewell Schnaare. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home. To sign the guest registry or leave a message for the family visit our website at www.wilsonfuneralhome1928.com