Christopher Lewis Schonfield


    Christopher Lewis Schonfield of Steelville, Missouri was born January 11, 1978 in Salem, Missouri to Lewis “Joe” and Donna Hubert Schonfield and passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at the age of 41 years and 18 days.


    In July of 2016 he married Anita Stringer.
    Chris had such a big heart. It hurt him to see others in any kind of pain.  His last wish was to be an organ donor and he did, so even in death he could help others.
    Chris had attended Trinity Chapel in Leasburg, Missouri. He loved God and knew that God loved him. He always enjoyed working on cars and electronics. He loved fishing, camping and doing fun activities.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Lewis “Joe” Schonfield.
    He is survived by his wife, Anita Schonfield; three sons, Joseph and Joe of Steelville, Missouri and Luke of St. Clair, Missouri; one daughter, Cassandra of Steelville, Missouri; mother, Donna Schonfield of Cuba, Missouri; one sister, Melissa Anne (Alex) Tumbleson of Steelville, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri with Rev. Bob Coleman officiating. Special music of “If I Die Young” and “Go Rest High” was played.
    Committal prayer and interment were in the Eaton Cemetery, Davisville, Missouri.
    Casket bearers were Jeff Williams, Curtis Rice, Randy Hubert, Alex Tumbleson, John Esparza and Ricky Hogan.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, Missouri.