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Virginia A. Schroeder

Virginia A. Schroeder
February 12, 1926 -  October 3, 2019

Virginia A. Schroeder, age 93 of Fremont
Died Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Methodist Fremont Health

Virginia Ann Harms was born to Gerhard and Wilma ‘Cates’ Harms in Bancroft, NE on February 12, 1926. She graduated from Bancroft High School in 1943 and Wayne State Teachers’ College in 1947 and married Cleo Schroeder in 1948. She taught music in schools in Sutherland, Iowa and several area schools, was a school secretary in Fremont for six years and director of church choirs for many years. More recently she was employed part time at Low Income Ministry in Fremont. Her greatest pride and joy was her family. She had a strong faith in her God and was active in her church.

Virginia was a member of the Fremont Presbyterian Church and Presbyterian Women, and Arbor Vitae Chapter #92 Order of the Eastern Star.

She leaves family members, daughters Linda (Steve) Mischke of Buffalo, WY; Paula (Rob) Wennstedt of Omaha, Shelley (Jeff) Evans of Marion, IA; nine grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She is also survived by sister Dottie Robertson of Tekamah, many nieces, nephews and friends.

The family wishes to extend their thanks and love to the Nye Square Staff and her wonderful friends who filled her days with joy.

Virginia was preceded in death by her husband Cleo in 2009, great grandson Reese and her parents.

The funeral will be 2pm, Monday, October 7 at the Fremont Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Jon Ashley will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Memorials are suggested to the church and Low Income Ministry.

Ludvigsen Mortuary in charge of arrangements.

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