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Frances Schneider Robbins

Frances Schneider Robbins, age 93, passed away on November 7, 2018 at the Forum for Assisted Living in Overland Park, KS. She was born on January 10, 1925 to Albert and Rose Schneider in St. Louis, MO where she spent most of her life as a homemaker, wife to the late Dan Robbins, and mother to her daughter, Barbara Robbins Newbold (Michael). Frances earned her Associate degree at Forest Park Community College later in life.  She then worked at the Clayton Inn for their accounting department. Later, she also enjoyed working as a seasonal tax preparer at H&R Block until age 86. Frances enjoyed many things but notably going to the Missouri Repertory Theatre, playing bridge, listening to music, public television and CNN, hiking, and time with her family and friends.

She is also survived by grandchildren Julianne and Brian Kueffer, step-grandchildren Amy Shutts and Colin Newbold, great step-grandchildren, sister Adele Schneider, loving nieces Judy Paskal, (Nick) Nancy Giannasi, and Lori Frieze. She was preceded in death by her husband Dan and youngest sister Shirley Wasserman and her husband Sid. 

Graveside service Sunday, November 11th, 3:00 PM at United Hebrew Cemetery 7855 Canton Avenue. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Meals on Wheels or a charity of your choice. Visit for more information.