Frank and Janice Schneider of Smithton celebrated their 60th anniversary on November 30, 2013 with a family dinner.
Frank Schneider and the former Janice Jackson were married on November 28, 1953 at St. James Church in Millstadt by Fr. Fruend.
Frank Schneider is a retired sales manager from Meyer Bros. Pontaic-Honda and is active with woodworking at home. Janice Schneider is a retired office manager from Lerners in Belleville and is active as a homemaker.
They have 5 children: Sharrol (Tony) Toenjes, Belleville; Steve Schneider, OFallon, IL; Scott Schneider, Belleville, IL; Frank Schneider, Waterloo, IL; Laura (Bill) Trapp, Belleville, IL.
They have 7 grandchildren: Paul (Kara) Toenjes, Libby Toenjes, Jason (Rachael) Schneider, Stephanie (Todd) Stumpf, Grant Schneider, Rob Trapp, Luke Trapp.
They have 1 great-grandchild: Jackson Schneider.