Frank & Bright Funeral Home

« Return to Obituaries | Print

Danny Schnepper

Jul 21st, 1953 - May 18th, 2021

Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Saturday, May 22, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora

A private funeral ceremony will be held with interment in Hoosier Prairie Cemetery.

 

   Danny William Schnepper, age 67, of Louisville, Illinois, passed away Tuesday evening, May 18, 2021.

   He was born July 21, 1953, in Flora, Illinois, the son of William L. “Junior” and Evelyn (Devore) Schnepper.  He was united in marriage to Cathy J. Trago on November 12, 1977, at the Flora First United Methodist Church and together they have shared 43 years of marriage.

   Danny was a lifelong farmer and owned and operated his own excavating business.  He was an avid Allis-Chalmers antique tractor collector and enjoyed his time spent serving on the Clay Electric Board for 21 years.  He loved spending time with his kids and grandkids, watching them play sports and giving his grandkids tractor rides.  Danny valued his family and friends over anything and was always willing to stop everything to help them. 

   He is survived by his wife: Cathy Schnepper of Louisville; children: Josie (Marko) Skubiak of Oswego, Jessica (Ethan) Workman of Louisville, and Joshua (Ashley) Schnepper of Louisville; 5 grandchildren: Emersyn, Vera, Maks, Dawson, and Silas; siblings: Gary (Linda) Schnepper of Louisville, Barbara (Dana) Milligan of Flora, John (Kris) Schnepper of Clay City, Paul (Regina) Schnepper of Louisville, and Glenn (Linda) Schnepper of Louisville; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family members, and close friends.   

   He was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife: Patricia (Franklin) Schnepper.

   A visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Saturday, May 22, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  A private funeral ceremony will be held with interment in Hoosier Prairie Cemetery.  Memorial donations are suggested to Clay County Cancer Crusaders or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a memory or condolence visit: www.frankandbright.com  

RecentObituaries

Leona Pemberton Totten

Jan 3, 1924 - Jun 15, 2021

Lee Newton

May 27, 1937 - Jun 11, 2021

Jim Yates

Oct 26, 1940 - Jun 4, 2021

Rob Krantz

Mar 4, 1952 - Jun 3, 2021

Norman Strange Sr.

Jan 14, 1963 - May 25, 2021

 

 

Condolences

Trudy Zimmerman Stanford

May 20th

I am so so sorry for for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. 🙏❤

Deb Krutsinger

May 20th

Linda Grove

May 20th

Cathy--So sorry for your loss--please know that our love and prayers are coming your way.

Glenda Cooper

May 19th

Cathy and family I am so sorry for your loss. He was a one of a kind. Rest in peace my friend until we meet again.

Linda King Martin

May 20th

My heart is broken to lose my cousin Danny. So many memories for which I’m thankful. I’ll always love him and miss him. Cathy, you and your family have my sincere sympathies...I’m so sorry. Gary, Barbara, John, Paul and Glenn - I love you all dearly and I’m so sorry for your loss. Danny was a good man and hard working man who deeply loved his family and extended family. Each of you are in my thoughts and prayers. RIP Danny❤️

Debbie Casell

May 20th

Gary, Barbara, John, Paul, and Glenn; I'm so sorry for your loss. My heart aches for you that you have lost your brother. Memories you share of good and fun times will warm your hearts on difficult days. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Comforting hugs and much love dear cousins. ❤

Debbie Casell

May 20th

Cathy and family, my deepest sympathy to you at Danny's passing. It is heartbreaking and painful for you to lose your soul mate, and Josh and Jessica and Josie to lose their dad. Lean on one another for strength and comfort during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Godspeed on your journey dear cousin. ❤

Bob and Carolyn Hollar

May 20th

Cathy and family, prayers will continue for peace and comfort as you adjust to life without Danny! Our hearts are breaking with yours but know that our friendship will continue through all of the great memories we all share! Go Rest High Danny! 🙏🧡🙏

Larry and Donna Phillips

May 20th

Cathy and family, we are so sorry to hear about Danny. May he rest in peace. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Dave & Deb Grahn

May 20th

So very sorry for your loss! May God comfort you during this most difficult time.

Lawrence & Debbie Fitch

May 20th

Cathy, We are truly sorry to hear of Danny’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family at this sad time and in the days to come.

Your Trago Lake Family

May 20th

. . . sending our prayers to your family . . . We are very sorry about Danny’s passing.

Tom & Pat Greenwood

May 20th

We are so sorry for your loss. God Bless.

Dick & Linda Wiegel

May 20th

So sorry to hear about Danny... Keeping all the family and friends in our thoughts and prayers

Steve & Misty (Wiegel) Wheeler

May 20th

So sorry to hear about Danny... Sending prayers and hugs

Suzanne Acree

May 20th

Cathy, I'm so sorry to hear about Danny. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jackie Hahn

May 20th

Cathy, I am so very sorry to hear of Danny's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Tom and Janice Brooks

May 20th

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Susan vaughn

May 20th

Cathy and children so sorry for the loss of Danny he was a good man. Just breaks my heart that he suffered with this bad cancer mom was 67 when we lost her. Danny was like a brother to me he will be missed

Larry and Sharon Greenwood

May 20th

Sorry to hear of Danny's passing. May God grant you peace at this painful time.

Jo Stine

May 20th

Cathy, I am so very sorry to hear of Danny's passing. Sending lots of prayers to you and the family. 🙏🙏

William J. Willis

May 20th

My deepest condolences ! I have nothing but very fond memories of any time I spent around Danny !! I will always be great full to hVe had this fine man as a relative ! You will be missed ! Gone , far , far too soon !

David and Maralee Johnson

May 20th

We were so sorry to hear about Danny! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Paula Jones

May 20th

So sorry for your loss

Amy Durbin

May 20th

So very sorry for the family's loss. Danny was such a gem and will be missed by many. He was one of our favorites at our coffee shop.

Matt and Tammy Byers

May 21st

We are so sorry for your family's loss.

David and Debra Phillips

May 20th

So sorry for your loss I enjoyed being around him. Prayers for the family!

Jan and Frank Herman

May 21st

Cathy and Family, We are so saddened to learn of Danny's passing! You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!

Patrick O'Donnell an Joyce

May 20th

Prayers for u all.. we are so sorry for your loss.. huggs to all. He will be missed.

Wanda Gish

May 20th

o

Franny Tolliver

May 20th

Condolences for your loss.

Carolyn Purdue and MaryLou Wheeler

May 21st

Cathy, Condolences to you and your family for your loss. May you feel God’s comforting arms wrapped around you during this most difficult time.

David Bryden Family

May 20th

Cathy it is extremely difficult to commit a friend to Christ, especially if that friend is a family member, may peace be with your family, in the name of the father and of the son and of the Holy Ghost, amen.

Charlotte Cargil

May 20th

So very sad for your great loss!! I am a cousin of Linda Martin, and she has always spoke so highly of y’all!! Take comfort in knowing that he is not hurting anymore! God Bless You and all of your family and friends!! Just know I care!!

Leon & Glenda Sharp

May 20th

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. God bless you & comfort you.

Steve and Betty Stanford

May 20th

So very sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers for all the family and friends.

Cheryl and Dennis Fancher

May 21st

Cathy and Family, our sincere sympathies. We recall a lot of childhood memories and the goodness of you and your families. Blessings always.

Brenda and Brian Streif

May 20th

Prayers for all.

Jennifer L Smith

May 20th

I've know Danny most of my life, along with the rest of the Schnepper crew, such a good good guy. May he Rest in Peace.

Suzanne Brown

May 20th

I am so very sorry for your loss Regina and Paul.

Pamela King

May 20th

I am so sorry for your loss. I love you all and your all in my prayers.❤️

Jim and Kay Reynolds

May 21st

Sorry for your loss! Your family is in our thought and prayers. God Bless!

sherri and roger miller

May 21st

So sorry for your loss. He will be missed by many. He was a nice man

Sandra Soreano

May 21st

We are so sorry for your loss Cathy and family. May God bring you comfort.

Steve and Glenda Iffert

May 21st

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

May 21st

I am so sorry to hear of Danny,s passing.My prayers are with all of the family.I love all of you. GOD Bless & keep you.

Dwaine and Kitty Wendling

May 21st

Dear family, We are sadden of the passing of Danny. May you find peace and comfort in his memories. Prayers for you all!

Alan Buck

May 21st

Sympathy is extended to The Family and Friends. Sorry for Your Loss. Clay County has lost an Outstanding Citizen.

Dick & Shirley Kessler

May 21st

So sorry for your loss. May you all find comfort and healing in your faith and in knowing Danny is at peace. Remembering you all in our prayers. Sincerely, Dick & Shirley Kessler

Brian and Melinda Hamilton

May 22nd

We send our love and prayers to your family during this season of loss---may God provide!

Dorothy Wyatt

May 22nd

Prayers for the family to have the strength to deal with the loss of Danny. It's always hard losing someone. Hopefully the happy memories of won't be long in coming.

Timothy P. Moseley

May 22nd

So sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies.

Jerry and Nancy Brooks

May 22nd

Our condolences. I enjoyed seeing him at the statewide electric cooperative events over the years where we caught up on the news.

Connie Rosenlieb Hudgeons

May 22nd

Ky deepest sympathies to Danny's family. He was a great friend in high school and his life is an example of the strong character he always exhibited. I know he will be physically missed, but spiritually he will always be there.

Jack & Freda Stanfield

May 22nd

We are sorry to learn of Danny’s death; Prayers are with you the family.

Jack & Freda Stanfield

May 22nd

We are sorry to learn of Danny’s death; Prayers are with you the family.

Larry R. Coggin

May 22nd

Sorry to hear about your lost, Cathy. Prayers for U & your family.

Dale & Kay Murbarger

May 23rd

Cathy and family, So sorry for your loss. May the Lord Bless and keep you in His care.

Peggy Shroyer Leigh

May 23rd

Thoughts and prayers to all. Danny was a super man, hard worker and loved his family. Comforting Prayers to all. ❤️

Gregory Hagen

May 23rd

So sorry to hear if another classmate's passing. Danny will be missed. RIP

Denise Tadlock

May 24th

Cathy, I am so happy to have been able to get to know Danny. What a wonderful guy you had in him! I am so sorry for the pain your family is feeling and pray that good memories will replace some of it soon.

Barbara Burton

May 24th

So sorry for your loss.

Brenda (Wakefield) Evans

May 28th

I just saw this. So sorry for your loss. Will be keeping the entire family and friends in my thoughts and prayers during this stressful time. Danny was always a super guy with a smile and a story to tell. Always enjoyed visiting with him when i ran into him, whether it was while working or just out and about. He will be missed by all who knew him.

 

Candles

Mike & Kathy Wildbur
Alice Britton
Glenda Cooper
Ruth Spicer
Dana & Barbara Milligan
Larry & Deanna Allison
Yancey and Lori Glassford
Gale and Ann Bryan
Ray Shannon & Shad
Diana & Greg Rutland
Galen & Neoma Gill
Dana Hosselton
Gary and Sherrie Kittle
Kathy and Bob Kuenstler
Don Jane and Darren Delaney
Debbie Casell
Nancy Weidner
Stan & Kathy Obrecht
Margaret Liggett
Scott and Shelley Schnepper
Ed & Linda Leak
Micheal W. & Kristal G. Engelmeier
Mark Dunnigan
Edd and Karen Williams
Neal & Janet Fehrenbacher
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
Jim and Linda Grove
Randy & Lisa Hargis
David Bryden and Family.
Mike Patridge and Jean Guerrettaz
Linda ( Rodgers) Cammon
Dana and Janet Franklin
John and Deana Devore
Rachel Denton & Kaylee
Norman & Brenda Garrison
Zach, Riley and Amanda Butcher
Judy & Tim Murphy
Matt Misty Molly Lindeman
Randy & Teresa Bayler
Ryan and Karyn Leak
June Kuenstler
Cheryl McCarty
Haskell Nutgrass
Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Bud and Linda Martin
FTHS Class of 1970
Terry & Sandy Frost
Steve and Nancy Mink
Parvin and Carolyn murbarger
Theresa Smith
Clara Booth
Mark and Jill Lewis
The Crew at Pit Stop Cafe
Bob and Carolyn Hollar
The Triple A Tractor Club
Jesse, Carmen, Jerron, & Jessa Lewis
Steve and Misty (Wiegel) Wheeler
Dick and Linda Wiegel
Jerry and Gayla Mayo
The County Line Sod Busters
Brian & Angie Horath
Tony & Jan Hostettler
Leon and Sherry Hosselton
Phil & Jane Henson
Lawrence & Debbie Fitch
Your Trago Lake Family
Mike and Sharon Gray
Ronnie and Barb McGrew
Les & Stacy Higgason
Gary & Linda Schnepper
Lou & Beth Sulsbergre
Darlene and Gary Britton
Donald & Trudi Herdes
Dave Casolari Stacy Phelps
Suzanne Acree
Mark & Susan Wagley
All 70's Reunion
June Conard
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Vickie Buckley
Chad & Sara Schnepper
Rita Weidner
Ron and Mary Anne Ayers
John & Caralyn Riley
Cody and Emily Glassford
Shane & Deanna Carder
Bruce & Nannette Richards
Roger and Cindy Bonham
Chad and Elizabeth Bayles
Kevin & Sarah Clayton
Lorena Gill
June Payne
Neil & Tracy Gould
Clay County Cancer Support Group
Nancy Travis
Susan vaughn
Joann Stanford
John & Julie Dehart
Billye Young
Ray and Ginger Williams
Paul & Regina
Jo Stine
Larry Frost
Erin & Mary Anne Maxwell
Marilyn Hilmes
Dustin Hardy
John and Caroline Zink
Pam O’Dell Young
Becky and Rick Williams
Randy and Donna Payne
Vernon and Yvonne Guinn
Don and Mary Smith
Matt and Deb Kuenstler
Troy&Kim Welty
Nancy Fulk
Bryce & Grace Henry
Shelley (Milligan) Lee
Bob and Karen Butler
Newt and Carletta Noll
Dan & Cheri Gill
Bob and Pam Goodman
RICK BOWEN
Mike & Deb Frost
Wayne & Ricki Lapington
Paula Jones
Pamela King
Steve King
Becky and Rick Williams
Mike Sweeney
Wes, Katie, Maya, Audrey,William,Lilly, and Isaac Cammon
Ryan, Sara, Colin & Chloe Schnepper
Terri Gill Barche
Tara Race
Lynne Alvarez
Wanda Gish
Ruth and Larry Hebron II
Mike & Connie Spitzner & Family
BILL & ALEXIS SANDERS REDDISH
Jim Duff
Leon & Glenda Sharp
Gerald and Virginia Dennis
John and Bonnie Britton
Uncle Joe Willis
Vickie Simpson
Nathan Guinn
Steve and Carolyn Abbott
Joanne Hillderbrand Rogers
Jan and Frank Herman
Mike Murbarger
Bruce Cook
Dennis and Candace Goodman
Steve & Carol Oestreich
Jan Nunnallee Warren
Janice Smith
Suzanne Brown
Ruthann Kidd
Linda Harrell Judd
Mike and Bonnie Bailey
Kathy 'Gertie'Griffith
Marty lindeman
Brenda Conner
Stan and Carla Stanford.
Mary Anne Pittman
Carl & Paula Patridge
Nyal and Vicki
Charlotte Dulaney
Dr Brandon and Tyra Cycholl Family
Jeremy & Kelli Wildbur
Sheldon & June Smith
Cody & Jennifer Lewis & Family
Danny & Lori Quinn
Susan Good Burroughs
Danny and Barb Hartleroad
Jeff and Liz Strubhart
Mike and Kathy Kitley
Marcia Craig
Joey & Pam McKnelly
Teresa Yates
Jodi Schnepper
Jc and Cindy Noll
Doug ODell
Kevin & Jana Henry
Dave and Linda Thompson
Ginny Ashley
Ken and Tammy Haven
Carla Colclasure
Matt & Debbie Goodman
Harvey&Sandra Cash
Jackie and Ray Evans
Anthony Cummins
Anthony Cummins
Gary & Nancy Pearce
Dorothy Wyatt
Ken Ross
Lowell & Brenda K Showalters
Kathy. Sefton
Bruce & Nannette Richards
Dana Hosick
Nita Mobley
Bob and Marlene Smith
Carla (Dulaney) Evans&Donnie
Lisa Carter
Jack & Freda Stanfield
Philip & Lavonne Kemmerer
Cecil, Tara, Charley & Dani Shelton
Peggy Shroyer Leigh Marty Leigh
Anthony Cummins
Pat Burt
Glenda Duke
Jim and Brenda Thompson
Gregory Hagen
Rita Noblet Cook

 

Write a Condolence


Share Obituary

 

Light a Candle

Select a candle tribute and enter your name (or names) below. Click "Light Candle" when completed.

Choose a Candle

Frank & Bright Funeral Home
and Cremation Services

500 North Main Street
Flora, Illinois 62839

Phone : (618) 662-2141
Fax: (618) 662-4600
Email: [email protected]

Receive "First Notice" Updates

Enter your email address below to receive updates when new obituary notices are posted to our website