Schnell Family Support

The sudden loss of Wendy Jankowski Schnell has left our family heartbroken and overwhelmed. We know that her passing has deeply affected many people and we appreciate the outpouring of compassion and love. Many people have asked how they can demonstrate their support. In lieu of flowers and gifts, we ask that you please make donations to the children’s education fund.

Wendy is survived by her son, Bentley (age 7), and her daughter, Sophie (age 4). Both are students at Giftt Hill School on St. John. Bentley is a sweet-natured boy with a love for trucks, tools and fixing things. Sophie enjoys art, loves animals and idolizes her brother. 

All raised funds will go directly into a savings account (already in place with Merchants Commercial Bank) for the children's private school education at Gifft Hill School.  Bentley is in 1st grade and Sophie in pre-kindergarten.  Tuition is over $12,000 yearly (per child), any assistance will help as Matthew finds a new normal and back into his regular work schedule.

Donations

  • Bob Faucett 
    • $100 
    • 3 mos
  • Rob Faucett 
    • $100 
    • 3 mos
  • Donna Kviz 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Kevin McKinney 
    • $50 
    • 4 mos
  • Kathy Risner 
    • $200 
    • 4 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Abigail Schnell O'Connell 
Organizer
St John, VI
David Schnell 
Beneficiary
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