10 Oct 1945 Obit for H W Schroeder

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10 Oct 1945 Obit for H W Schroeder - Held Funeral Rites For H. W. Schroeder Saturday...
Held Funeral Rites For H. W. Schroeder Saturday Afternoon Funeral services were held Saturday Saturday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock in St. Paul's Lutheran church in Postville for Henry W. Schroeder, 65, who passed away Tuesday night of last weel; in his home in this city after a short illness. The rites were conducted by the Rev. Frederick R. Ludwig and interment was in Postville cemetery. Mr. Schroeder was bor'n as the son of Ludwig Schroeder and Wilhelmina Klockc Schroeder October 5, 1879, in Levern, Westphalia, Germany, and came to this country with his parents when he was 13 years old. The family family home was established in the Postville Postville community and this had always been his place of residence. Early in his youth he became a member of St. Paul's Lutheran church and retained his membership until ho passed away. Mr. Schroeder was married to Miss Sophia Dahl of this city on March 11, 1915, and to this union three children were born, two of whom, Florence, Mrs. Willard Meyer, and Willard Schroeder, survive as does the wife. Following their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Schroeder established their home on the farm in Bloomfield township which ho purchased in 1909. He remained remained on this farm until 1939, when the family moved to the old Reif place in Grand Meadow township which Mr. Schroeder had previously purchased. Here they lived until 1943 when they moved to their present home in Postville. Postville. In addition to the wife and daughter daughter and son, he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Louis Harnack of Castalia, one brother, Christ Schroeder of Glendale, Calif., three" grandchildren, Roger and Donna Meyer and Marvin Schroeder, and many other relatives and fiVends. Preceding him in death were his parents, one.son and twelve brothers and sisters, namely, Mrs. Wilhelmina Geltmeyer, Mrs. Henrietta Geltmeyer, William H, Schroeder, Mrs. Charlotte Meyer, Louis H, Schroeder, Mrs, Louisa Fischer, Fred Schroeder, Mrs. Minnie Brainnrd, Carl H. Schroeder, W. F. Schroeder, Miss Sophia Schroeder and L. L. Schroeder,

Clipped from Postville Herald10 Oct 1945, WedPage 1

Postville Herald (Postville, Iowa)10 Oct 1945, WedPage 1
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