Kelly Jo Robbins
Kelly Jo (Schneider) Robbins, 52, Waupaca, formerly of Amherst, died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.
She was born July 1, 1965, in Wisconsin Rapids, the daughter of the late Harvey and Catherine (Berg) Schneider. She graduated from Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School, after also attending Assumption High School.
She attended University of Wisconsin-Stout (UW-Stout) before graduating from the Scientific College of Beauty and working at the House of Thomas and the Hair Performers. She later attended UW-Stevens Point and graduated with a degree in Soils and Wastewater Management.
She was married to Mark Robbins June 21, 2003, in Prescott, Ariz. The couple resided in Amherst before moving to Prescott, Ariz., where she was employed as a Lab Technician for the City of Prescott.
They returned to Wisconsin in 2013 and resided in Waupaca since.
She loved her pets, loved singing in choirs, enjoyed making jewelry and crafts, and was an avid photographer. She also mentored two girls through Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America.
She is survived by her husband, Mark, Waupaca; her six siblings, Joan Blackburn, Rio Rancho, N.M., Richard (Cindy) Schneider, Appleton, Thomas (Gail) Schneider, Wisconsin Rapids, LeAnn (Jerry) Piering, Rio Rancho, N.M., Darla (James) Iaquinta, Elgin, Ill., and Randy (Maria) Schneider, Cedar Park, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the Shuda Funeral Home in Plover. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until time of services at Shuda. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to www.littlepink.org or http://www.bcrecovery.org.
Online condolences may be offered at http://www.shudafuneral.com