Eric Schnepp, 35

Eric Lee Schnepp, 35, rural Huntington, died at 3 a.m., Thursday, Feb.  6, at his home. He was born March 28, 1978 in Wabash, to Todd and Lisa (Wilhelm) Schnepp.

Eric was a 1996 graduate of Northrop High School in Fort Wayne. He served in the United States Air Force. He married Danyelle Tagliaferri in Fort Wayne, on Sept. 27, 2008. Eric worked at Ellison Bakery in Fort Wayne for 13 years. He enjoyed Colts football, Indiana University basketball, fishing, boating, and being around water, and most of all, he loved his family.  

He is survived by his wife, Danyelle Schnepp; two sons Charles Ethan Schnepp, and Wade Allen Schnepp, all of Huntington; parents, Todd and Lisa Schnepp, Andrews; brother, Nathan Schnepp, North Manchester, and grandparents, Dean and Sue Wilhelm, Roann. 

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, and Wabash, with David Phillips officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter's Cemetery, Urbana. Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, and one hour prior to service Monday at the funeral home.

The memorial guest book for Eric may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Feb 07