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Al J. Schreiber
May 19, 1957 - March 31, 2014

SHIPSHEWANA — Al J. Schreiber, 56, of Shipshewana, died unexpectedly Monday, March 31, at Elkhart General Hospital.

He was a truck driver who drove for Irvine Shade & Door in Elkhart.

Al was born May 19, 1957, in Great Lakes, Ill., to George and Rita (DeMaso) Schreiber.

On Nov. 7, 2001, he married his loving wife, Joyce Reid, in Centreville, Mich.

Surviving are his wife, Joyce of Shipshewana; father George; children Jennifer (Gilbert) Frew and Cory A. (Cassandra) Schreiber of LaGrange; stepdaughter Allyson Schreiber of LaGrange; stepson Markus Zurowski; grandchildren Trevor, Cory Jr., Harlie, Kolten, Laurel, Shelby, Isabelle, Cadence, Jeffrey, Sophia and Brayden; siblings George Schreiber, John (Carmen) Schreiber and Marita (Robert) Schoon; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Preceding Al in death were his mother, Rita, and grandson Anthony Joseph Schreiber.

A memorial ride will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 6. For details contact the family.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of his mother.

Al gave in death as he gave in life by being a tissue and eye donor.

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