Janet Schnurr Obituary

Janet Quinn Schnurr
Janet Quinn Schnurr

January 2, 1937 - August 27, 2019
Born in Peoria, IL
Resided in Bend, Oregon


Janet Schnurr passed away at her home in Bend, Ore. on Aug. 27, 2019. She was 82.

Janet was born Jan. 2, 1937 in Peoria, Ill. Janet married Jack Schnurr on June 25, 1966 in California. The family lived in Drain, Ore. before moving to Florence, Ore. in 1999. She loved her time by the ocean and spent many days walking the shores and collecting rocks and shells. She also collected wooden, rustic Santa Claus figurines. Janet was very introspective and enjoyed journaling her thoughts. Janet was a lifelong learner, leading her to be an avid reader. She enjoyed listening to music, especially Celtic music. She was very interested in her family’s genealogical history and had compiled volumes listing the family’s ancestry. She and Jack moved to Bend in 2019 to be closer to family.

Survivors include Jack, her husband of 53 years of Bend; sons, David Shrout of Florida and Rodger Shrout of California; daughter, Terri Shrout of Nevada; two grandchildren and one great grandchild on the way. Janet also leaves behind her stepson and his wife, Jack and Michelle Schnurr of Carson City, Nev., and stepdaughter, Judy Lawton of Redmond, Ore. Janet was preceded in death by her brother and her step son-in-law, Ken Lawton.

A private family gathering will be held.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.bairdfh.com. Baird Funeral Home, Bend, Ore., is assisting the family.




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