Kathy Schneider, 55, of Augusta, beloved mother, daughter, sister and aunt passed away peacefully following a long illness with Alzheimer's disease, Thursday, Nov, 26, 2009.

 Viewing 1pm until 7 pm rosary, Monday at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. At 3 pm the Chaplet of the Divine Mercy will be recited. A Mass will be celebrated 10 am Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009 at St. James Catholic Church, Augusta. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery Augusta, Kansas.

Kathy was born in Wichita, Kansas on Sept, 5, 1954; the daughter of Frank Andrew and Mary Jane (Heuvelman) Schneider. She worked as a hospital coder, A. R. T. , and medical records supervisor at Augusta Medical Complex, Catholic Center for the Aging, Wesley Medical Center, Wichita Surgical Specialists, Via Christi, and Riverside Hospital. 

Kathy was a lifelong member of St. James Catholic Church, and an active member of St. James Alter Society, music ministry and Eucharistic ministry.

She is survived by son, Donald R. "Donnie" Hagebusch, Jr.; mother, Mary Jane Schneider; brother, Michael Schneider and wife Patricia; sisters, Laurie Canfield and husband David; Marcia Schneider Hime; Marilyn Runyan and husband John; and Theresa Winter and husband Karl all of Augusta; numerous nieces & nephews and great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Frank and an infant brother, Joseph.

Memorials to St. James Catholic Church in honor of Kathleen 1012 Belmont Avenue Augusta, Kansas 67010.