Rev. Jack Schneider of Columbia, CT died March 2, 2013 at Hartford Hospital due to a fall at home.
Rev. Schneider was the first pastor of Baptist Fellowship of Columbia, CT for 47 years.
He was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He received Christ as his Savior and received the call to preach in the Euclid Baptist Church of St. Louis.
Rev. Schneider had been a pastor since 1951; he served eight churches – in Missouri, Texas and Connecticut.
He preached evangelistic crusades in 12 states, from the Midwest to New England. He also conducted retreats, was camp pastor at summer camps and taught the Bible in many seminars.