OBITUARY

Grace Mae Schroeder

August 7, 1937December 19, 2020

Grace Mae Schroeder, 83, of Marengo passed away December 19, 2020. Grace was born August 7, 1937 in Iowa City, Iowa to Mary and Francis Kampling. She lived near Clinton, IA for almost 20 years. She graduated from St. Mary's school in 1955. In 1956 she married LeRoy E. Schroeder on February 11. They lived in Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois the last 52 years. Grace was a member of Sacred Heart for 50 years where she served in the nursery, the Rosarian Society, and several committees. She was also employed with Union Special in Huntley for 22 years after 10 year of farming. She is survived by two sons and six daughters, Larry (Evie) Schroeder, Andrew (Charlotte) Schroeder, Chris (John) Wendt, Donna (Greg) Jensen, Marcia Schroeder, Denise Schroeder, Ginny Proffitt, Kelly (Jon) Greer; her daughter-in-law, Gayle Schroeder; her grandkids, Jennifer, Patrick, Nick, Jonathan, Jeremy, Shannon, Travis, Michelle, Daniel, Chad, Katie, Amanda, Trisha, Tanya, Adrienne, Michael, Spring, Tyler, Austin, Ashley, Sara, Jaci O, Bryce; 24 great and four great-great grandkids; her brother, Joe (Inez) Kampling; three sisters-in-law, and one brother-in-law; many, many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, LeRoy; her parents; son, LeRoy "Butch" Schroeder Jr; grandsons, Jesse and Keegan; granddaughters, Tina, Peggy, Trina; brother, George Kampling; and her bestest friend, Kay Miller. Services for Grace will be at a later date when we are all able to gather safely. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Heartland Hospice for the care they provided. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice. Arrangements entrusted to Marengo-Union Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.marengo-unionfuneralhome.com.

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Ken stauber

December 21, 2020

Grace was loved by the entire Stauber Family! Feeling blessed to have known all of you for so long.All of you have our heartfelt sympathy.Grace was one in a million.!

Lucia Chavera

December 21, 2020

Fly High Grace!!! Your job here on earth is all done!! And you sure had your hands full...lol But you did a Super job with all those kids, I got to come to know them all, and got to love them all. Great Job!! I am so grateful that our paths crossed in this world, till we meet again Sweet Grace!! RIP

Mary Cathey

December 21, 2020

Rest in peace sweet Grace...love to all the Schroeder girls...you are in our hearts and prayers. Love, Mary Cathey and Seth and Preston Helm.

Rosa Thompson

December 21, 2020

RIP.. 🕊️ 🙏💔🙏

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY