Jim Robert Schreiner
Jim Robert Schreiner
  • February 14, 1939 - January 3, 2018
  • Chandler, Arizona

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James Robert "Jim" Schreiner, 78, passed away on January 3rd, 2018 in Chandler, AZ. Funeral services will be at Valley of the Sun Cemetery, 10940 E Chandler Heights Rd, Chandler, AZ on January 17, 2018 at 1:00PM. Jim had a mischievous and fun loving nature with a friendly smile for everyone. He was born in Dixon, Illinois on February 14, 1939 to Irvin Lyle Schreiner and Helen Irene (Folk) Schreiner. He enlisted in the US Army in 1960 and was stationed in Fort Huachuca, AZ. He met and married JoAnn Belveal on September 22, 1963 in Tucson, AZ. He studied photography at the University of California in Los Angeles and was a talented photographer. He worked for the US Forest Service for 28 years. The majority of these years were spent at the North Kaibab Ranger District in Fredonia, AZ. He and his wife made their home in Fredonia for 33 years and moved to Maricopa, AZ in 2015 and then Chandler, AZ in 2017. He was an avid member of the UTAZ ATV club and a member of the Arizona Trails Association ATV oversight committee. He is survived by his wife JoAnn of Chandler, AZ, daughters Jolea (David) Allen of Bandon, OR, and Jana (Jason) Maxwell of Maricopa, AZ, sisters, Gloria (Bruce) Kunde of Sterling, IL, and Jenise Hill of Dixon, IL, grandchildren Bard, Shadow, Saphira, and Jaxson as well as great granddaughter Eris. Cards and flowers can be mailed to 10940 E Chandler Heights Rd, Chandler, AZ. Memorials may be given online at ValleyoftheSunFuneralHome.com.