Laura Hattie Schnobrich, 92 of Springfield, died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield.
Laura Hattie Schnobrich, 92 of Springfield, died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Service was held at St. John Lutheran Church in Springfield on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. Clergy was Pastor Julie Smith. Interment was at Springfield City Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.
Laura was born March 2, 1923, in Burnstown Township, Brown County to Ernest and Mary (Renner) Meine. She was baptized at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield. Laura was united in marriage to Frank A. Schnobrich on June 30, 1947 in Sleepy Eye and the couple lived in Stately Township until moving to Springfield in 1992. She was a former member of Christ Lutheran, Stately Township and a current member of St. John Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxiliary and Springfield Senior Citizens. Laura enjoyed lawn care, outdoor work, fishing, dancing, playing cards, crocheting and fanciwork. She also enjoyed gardening, raising flowers, old time music, farming, livestock and poultry.
She is survived by son, Frank, Jr. and wife Cindy Schnobrich of Springfield; daughter, Dorothy and husband Arnold Turbes of Springfield; grandchildren: Brigette (Doug) Brown of Springfield, Jennifer (Tony) Nath of Willmar, Doreen Besse of Oceanside, Calif., and Donitta (Kevin) Trebesch of Sleepy Eye; nine great-grandchildren; brothers: Elmer Meine of Springfield and Walter (Fern) Meine of Springfield; and sister-in-law Agnes Meine of Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank, in 1994; grandsons: Jeff Schnobrich and David Turbes; brother, Edward Meine; sisters: Frieda Meine in infancy, Esther Jenkins, Gertrude (Don) Willhite and Rose Rambow; and sister-in-law, Rose Meine.