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Ruth A. Schroeder

April 11, 1934 November 3, 2019
Ruth  A. Schroeder
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Obituary for Ruth A. Schroeder

RUTH A. SCHROEDER, 85, of Morrison, IL, died Sunday, November 3, 2019, at Pleasant View Home in Morrison.

Her funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home preceded by visitation from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. Mr. Ken Renkes will be officiating. Interment will be at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison. Memorials have been established to Ebenezer Reformed Church or Pleasant View Home.

Ruth was born April 11, 1934, in Morrison, IL, to Louis H. and Jennie (Temple) Buikema. She was educated in the Green Valley School of rural Whiteside County and was a 1952 graduate of Morrison High School. Ruth married Harvey L. Schroeder on June 10, 1955, in Morrison. He died May 25, 2018. She was first employed as an operator at the Morrison Telephone Company and later by General Electric in Morrison. Ruth was a member of Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison and the church’s Ladies Aid Society. She was also a member of the Whiteside County Snowbirds Snowmobile Club and served as treasurer for several years. Ruth enjoyed snowmobiling in northern Wisconsin. She was an avid reader and enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening, and embroidery.

Survivors include one daughter-in-law, Denise Schroeder of Knoxville, TN; two grandchildren, Nicole (Daniel) Rose of Knoxville, TN and Adam Schroeder of Fulton, IL; and one great-grandson, Elliott Rose.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey; two sons, Allen and Dennis Schroeder.


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Visitation

Wednesday

6

Nov

10:00 AM 11/6/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel

404 Lincolnway
East Morrison, IL 61270

Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel
404 Lincolnway East Morrison 61270 IL
United States

Service

Wednesday

6

Nov

11:00 AM 11/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel

404 Lincolnway
East Morrison, IL 61270

Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel
404 Lincolnway East Morrison 61270 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Grove Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

East High Street
Morrison, IL 61270

East High Street Morrison 61270 IL
United States
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