South Milwaukee vintage motorbike restore organization owner has cancer

Tim Schneider was explained as a one particular of the toughest workers with a contagious laugh by his mate Evan Barnes.

Operator of South Milwaukee-based classic bike repair service company The Shop, 1905 13th Ave., Schneider not too long ago imagined some of that difficult do the job could possibly have caught up to him as he was acquiring some back again problems. He assumed it was a slipped disc however, when he went to the medical professional to get checked out, he was explained to the predicament was extra serious.

He experienced cancer.

Especially, Schneider was identified with various myeloma — an incurable but treatable kind of most cancers that can destruction the immune method, kidneys, bones and blood through multiplying cancerous plasma cells.

But he also had a lot more assist than he understood.

“With all the poor which is in this, I continue to have to search at all the excellent and the blessings,” Schneider explained.