Anna Marie (Ann) Costigan Schneider, 75, of Rayville, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2008 in Spring Hill, Kan.
Ann was born Nov. 16, 1932, the daughter of Teresa and John Costigan of Ottawa, Kan. Ann grew up in Kansas City, KS, graduating from St. Rose of Lima Grade School and Bishop Ward High School. She married Joseph Donald Schneider in 1966. They were married for 37 years, until Don’s death in 2003.
Survivors include: by two brothers, Richard Costigan, S.J. of Chicago, Ill.; Joseph Costigan, of Spring Hill, Kan.; two sisters Dorothy Mulik, of Neosho and Pat Komer, of Spring Hill, Kan.; nine nieces and nephews; 14 great-nieces and nephews; and her beloved dogs: Jill, Adam and Dandy.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to either the Hospice of Kansas, or your choice of Catholic charities.
A visitation and wake will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 7, at St. Ann Catholic Church in Excelsior Springs. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 8, at the church. Burial will take place at Resurrection North Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs.