Alice Joan Schnoor, age 86 of Norwalk and formerly of Perry, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Christ Lutheran Church in Rural Bouton. Visitation will be on Monday, January 7, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with family present from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care in Perry. Burial will be in the Violet Hill Cemetery at Perry, IA. Memorials will be given to Christ Lutheran Church, Bouton, IA and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care. 

Alice Joan Schnoor was born on April 16, 1932 at Perry, IA to Fred and Alice Evelyn (Gideon) Vodenik. She graduated from Perry High School. She was united in marriage to Merlyn Henry Schnoor at the First Christian Church in Perry on December 19, 1952.

She was a member of the Christ Lutheran Church. She enjoyed crafting, gardening, quilting pictures and pillows, playing cards and bingo with friends.

In death she rejoins her husband Merlyn Schnoor, parents, Fred and Alice Vodenik and 10 brothers and sisters.

Left to cherish Jo’s memory are her, daughter, Evelyn Louise Schnoor and husband Curtis "Skip" Clemenson Jr., son, Douglas Merlyn Schnoor and wife Barbara both from Des Moines, IA, grandchildren; Clint and Megan Clemenson, and Brian and James Schnoor, brother-in-law, John Summerson, 2 sisters-in-law, Blanche Vodenik and Patty Vodenik and numerous nieces and nephews.


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