WINDER - John F. Schroeder, 82, died Wednesday, October 31, 2012.
A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, he was the son of the late Clifford and Agnes Malley Schroeder. He was a retired advertising sales representative with 20 years of service with W. R. Grace Company. He was a United States Army Veteran and was a member of Hope Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Claudia Schroeder; children, Cynthia Lewis, Gregg Schroeder, Rachel Cash, Mark Schroeder, Matthew Schroeder, John (Jan) Schroeder and Steven Schroeder; sisters, Kay (Bob) Poorman and Rosemary Dodson; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 3, at 11 a.m. from Hope Baptist Church with the Rev. Stephen Smallwood officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, November 2, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.