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Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:02 AM

Feb. 20, 1951-July 17, 2013


Alan D. Schroeder, 62, of Fort Jennings, died at 1:23 p.m. Wednesday at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born Feb. 20, 1951, in Lima, to Carl and Helen (Hoffman) Schroeder. His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Delphos.

On Sept. 16, 1972, he married Janice Maag, who survives in Fort Jennings.

Also surviving are four children, Eric (Brandi) Schroeder of Pickerington, Brian (Denise) Schroeder of Kalida, Daryl Schroeder of Fort Jennings and Lynn (Adam) Anspach of Fort Jennings; nine grandchildren, Jackson, Isabella, Juliana, Grace, Lucas and Ivan Schroeder, Madalynn, Joselynn and Jacob Anspach; two brothers, Norbert (Betty) Schroeder and Errol (Judy) Schroeder both of Fort Jennings; a sister, Mary (Ron) VonLehmden of Fort Jennings; and a sister-in-law, Alma Jean Schroeder of Fort Jennings.

His brother, Kenneth Schroeder also preceded him in death.

Alan was a carpenter for Ken Schroeder Builder and a teacher of junior carpentry at Vantage Career Center, Van Wert. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings, the Fort Jennings Lions Club and the Fort Jennings Jaycees.

Alan was a graduate of Fort Jennings High School and Bowling Green University. He enjoyed spending time with his family, golfing and woodworking.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings, with Fr. Charles Obinwa officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Friday at Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township and one hour prior to the mass at church Saturday morning. There will be a scripture service at 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Alzheimer Association or the Putnam County Hospice.

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