David George Schroeder
January 5, 1938 - August 14, 2017
David George Schroeder, 79, of Manitou Beach, died Monday, August 14, 2017, at his home. Born January 5, 1938, in Wayne County, he was a son of the late Elton and Vera (Libke) Schroeder.
Dave was a graduate of Adrian High School, and was a lifelong farmer. He loved the outdoors, and when not fulfilling the daily tasks of the farm, he enjoyed hunting and tending to his family’s garden. Dave was an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Army, and served his enlistment during the Vietnam War.
Surviving are a daughter, Sue Taylor of AL; two grandsons, Nathaniel and Spencer; four great-grandchildren; a niece, Candace Schroeder of Manitou Beach; four nephews, Keith (Beth) Schroeder of Manitou Beach, Kip (Sue) Schroeder of San Diego, CA; Kent Schroeder of Jasper, and Bill (Mindy) Schroeder of Jonesville; and two step-sons, Bradley Bailey of Waldron and Brian Bailey of White Pigeon, MI.
In addition to his parents, Dave was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill Schroeder and Sonny Schroeder in infancy; and a sister, Ann Viers.
A funeral service for Dave will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at the Eagle Funeral Home in Hudson with Dr. David Fulks, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Maple Shade Cemetery in Onsted. The family will receive friends for visitation on Friday for an hour preceding the service, beginning at Noon.
Funeral Service: Friday, August 18, 2017 1:00 PM Eagle Funeral Home in HudsonGet Directions
Visitation: Friday, August 18, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Eagle Funeral Home in HudsonGet Directions