Earl O. Schroeder

Nov. 5, 1918 - June 3, 2007

Earl O. Schroeder, lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Sunday, June 3, 2007 at age 88. Earl was born Nov. 5, 1918, the son of Charles and Emma (nee Lenser) Schroeder.

He was employed at Aeroshade for more than 30 years. Earl was a charter member of the Waukesha Deaf Association. He was an avid bowler, sports enthusiast, loved the outdoors and doing yard work.

Earl is survived by his sister, Ruth Bauman; nieces, Marianne (Charles) Schick and Diane Evans; nephews, Ronald H. (friend Susan Berger) Bauman and Scott Schroeder; grand nieces and nephews, Yvonne (Mike) Reindl, Lori (Jim) Lowney, Peter (Marie) Schick and Julie (Michael) McAlister; great-grandnieces and nephews, Kym, John, Kalynn, Brandon, Alex, Jessica, Chris, Ashley and Madeline. He is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

Earl is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Charles R. Schroeder; brother in-law, Herbert J. Bauman; and nephew, David Schick.

The visitation for Earl will be held Monday, June 11, 2007, at 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha. Burial will immediately follow the service at Highland Memorial Park.

Memorials in Earl’s name may be directed to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family. For the online obituary, directions or to leave a card of condolence, please visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com or call the funeral home at 542-6609.