Famous Figures

Stella Schindler: Founder of Schindler’s Fabrics

Stella J. Schindler was born in her mother's house in Cleveland's Slavic Village in 1916. She was the youngest of four children, with two older sisters and a brother coming before her. Her mother, Eva, was a Polish immigrant from Krakow. She did not speak or read English, so Stella was often asked to go… Continue reading Stella Schindler: Founder of Schindler’s Fabrics