Patricia S. “Pat” Schroeder, 90, Jasper

Patricia S. “Pat” Schroeder, 90, of Jasper, died Tuesday, October 27, at her home. She was born in Huntingburg July 13, 1930, to Richard and Alice (Stone) McCormack. She married Roman Schroeder February 14, 1950, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. He died March 20, 2013.

Pat was a 1948 graduate of Huntingburg High School. She and her daughter Janet Lee were co-owners of Just Kids Bookstore in Jasper. She worked for many years for Memorial Hospital in administration and assisted her husband, Roman, at Schroeder Plumbing and Heating. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper and the Psi Iota Psi sorority. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, playing cards, and spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by three daughters, Martha Faul and husband David and Beth Murphy and husband John, all of Indianapolis, and Janet Lee and husband David, Jasper; daughter-in-law Myra Schroeder and husband Andy, Jasper; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one son, Joseph Schroeder, and one brother, Richard McCormack.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at St. Joseph Church. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Church or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the church followed by entombment in the Fairview Cemetery Mausoleum. Masks and social distancing are required.

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