Richard Schneider

Richard Schneider, 65 of Texas City passed away September 15, 2020 in Texas City.  He was born on October 17, 1954 in Galveston, Texas to Henry and Geraldine Schneider.

Richard was a longtime resident of Texas City and was a Plumber with Local 211.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother David Schneider.  Richard is survived by his wife Juanita Castillo, daughters:  Natalie Nicole Waters and Amy Marie Mathews, sons: Richard “Clutch” Schneider, Jr. (Kristal) and Fred Castillo, III, his sisters Gerrylyn Waters (Lathan) and Jane Cothran; granddaughters: Sandra Taylor Castillo, Amalia Marie Mathews, Brooke McAteer, Haley Farmer (Brandon), Abbi Gerami, Adalyn Waters, Rheagan Schneider and Ryane Schneider; grandson Jonathan Waters and great granddaughter Adelynn Brae Padgett and numerous family and friends.

Arrangements are under the direction of the James Crowder Funeral Home, La Marque.

A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date.



  1. We love and miss you so very much pops!

    Amy Mathews
  2. I think back on when I was a kid and you would pull me around With the lawn mower while I was on the go kart you built for me, and trying to show me how to play the harmonica and guitar. Such great memories to hold onto. We love you & you will be greatly missed.

    Brooke Mcateer
  3. My heartfelt condolences to Richard’s family. May he RIP. Prayers for all during this most difficult time.

    Esperanza Garza
  4. Prayer and hugs to you Juanita and family…♥♥♥

    Monica Garcia
  5. Please accept my sincere condolences

    Lynda Klyng
  6. I remember when we had our faces painted at Murphy’s on Main. You were Soo much fun to be around. Say hello to our Murphy’s angels. ❤️

    Mary Ann Ochoa
  7. I will always remember the good times we all had. Richard had a one of a kind sense of humor and the biggest heart! He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with Juanita and the family.

    Dori Stacy
  8. I’m so fortunate to have known Richard,he was a kind soft spoken man.My deepest sympathy to the the family!

    Kara Guthrie
  9. Richard was such a joy to be around! Always had a smile and easy to talk with. We will always remember Juanita and Richard dancing either at Murphy’s or at Shorty’s, when a tune was playing. Prayers for you all.

    Pam and Will
  10. I love my crazy cousin Richarx a good guy. My prayers with
    Juanita and family.

    Merlyn West
  11. Richard was such a nice and laid back guy. He always let you shine Juanita. He will be missed . Prayers for comfort during these difficult times! Love you and your family!❤

    Carmen Rodriguez
  12. Prayers for you Juanita and the entire family. 💖

    Cyndi Gregory
  13. I remember all the times I met Richard at the family parties. He was such a nice and laid back guy. He definitely was the Wind Beneath Your Wings! Prayers for comfort to you and your family! Love you and your family Cousin Juanita! ❤

    Carmen Rodriguez
  14. I am so truly sorry for your loss and my prayers for strength and comfort for you in the days ahead. May God bless you richly in this tone of sadness

    Katt Lomison
  15. Juanita Have always loved you and Richard my heart goes out for you . I am only minutes away please let me know if I can do anything

  16. So sorry for the loss of your Richard! May he Rest in Peace!🙏

    Lorraine Trevino

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