Edwar SCHROEDER

Schroeder, Edwar Henry. Dad passed away January 2, 2014 with his family at his side. Born Nov 18, 1921 in Clairmont Alberta to Molly and Jacob. Jacob passed away when Dad was young, Dad worked on the family farm growing up helping his Mom, then got a job in a logging camp where he would send money home to help his Mom. He worked for the Red Cross. When he came back to Alberta he met Elsie Johnson. They married in 1951 moved to Grand Prairie where they had 3 children, Ron, Larry & Cheryl. They had a sheep farm and Dad worked at the plywood plant. In 1964 we moved to Agassiz where Dad had a dairy farm, raised their children and many foster children. Dad retired in ’81 to Sardis and Magna Bay for the summer. Dad enjoyed his motor bike, fishing, and spending time with family and friends. Dad from a young boy always wanted to be an usher. He served for over 70 years and loved meeting people. Dad loved his church and family with all his heart. Always having his Bible and God by his side. He was preceded by his parents, his wife, Elsie, son Ron and brother Ben. Survived by sister Viola, son Larry (Wanda), daughter Cheryl Kubillus (Harry) and grandchildren. Travis, Tom Marriane, Tanya (Darryl) Stirling, Meka and 7 great grand children. Dad was loved very much by his family and will be missed by many. A memorial Service to be held at Chilliwack Alliance Church, 8700 Young Rd, Chilliwack on January 10, 2012 @ 1:00pm. Henderson’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 604-792-1344. On line condolences may be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com