Elvi Isakson Schroeder

Elvi Isakson Schroeder, 93, went to be with the Lord on February 22, 2016.

She was a 1940 graduate of Waukesha High School and worked from 1940 to 1945 at Waukesha Motor Company.

She married Philip V. Schroeder on July 20, 1945, and moved to Kansas, residing first in Wichita, Kan., and then in Independence.

Surviving her are her husband, three children, seven grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.

Services will be in Independence at the First United Methodist Church on February 26.

Webb & Rodrick Chapel & Crematory, 620-331-3900, is serving the family. Visit online at