Gladys R. Schroeder
March 13, 1920 ó Dec. 16, 2015
Gladys R. Schroeder, age 95 years, of Watertown, and formerly Menomonee Falls, passed away on Wednesday December 16, 2015 at Golden Living Center in Watertown. Gladys was born March 13, 1920 in Lebanon to Edward and Marie Ohrmundt.
She married Wallace Schroeder on Sept. 21, 1947, in Watertown. She was employed at Midstate Shoe Factory in Watertown before she was married. She was then a homemaker and then employed at the Chat & Chew in Menomonee Falls, and the Holiday Inn in Menomonee Falls.
Gladys is survived by her children, Susan (Gerald) Genz, Paul (Jennifer) Schroeder, and Peter (Lynn) Schroeder; her grandchildren, Scott (Nichole) Genz, Wendy Shurgue, Jessica (Jake) Lawrence, Nicolas Schroeder, Jacob Schroeder, and Andrew Schroeder; and great-grandchildren, Greg, Victoria, and Kimberly Genz, Ross and Grant Ploessl. She is further survived by her sisters Lucille Oldroyd and Grace Madsen, other relatives and many friends.
Gladys was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wallace; three brothers Rueben, Lawrence, and Edward; sister Lilas; and one great-grandchild, Kimberly. Visitation and funeral service were held Dec. 21 all at Cross Lutheran Church, W710 Gopher Hill Road, Ixonia, WI 53036. Final rest at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Watertown. Memorials to Cross Lutheran Church or to the donorís choice would be appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm - Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit www.schmidtandbartelt.com.