Michael H. Schreder, 89, of Waterloo, IL, died January 19, 2022, in Waterloo, IL. He was born May 18, 1932, in Madonnaville, IL.
He is survived by his children Kathy (Ronald) Roever, Connie (Jim) Pearson, Carol (David) Roever, Larry (Nancy) Schreder, David "Homer" (Cathy) Schreder, Donna (Mark) Scheffert, Mary (Steve) Wheat, and Patty (Barry) Feldmeier; 18 grandchildren Michelle (Andy Granda) Roever, Anne Roever, & Jared (Amy) Roever, Christopher Heimrich, Collin (Denise) Roever, Craig (Samantha) Roever, & Curtis Roever, & Ashley Scarborough, Aubree Schreder, & Amanda (fiance Mike Erzinger) Schreder, Michael (Joan) Schreder, & Alycia Schreder, Carl & Alex Scheffert, Zachary (Kelly Mehner) Wheat & Avery Wheat, and Noah and Nathan Feldmeier; 9 great grandchildren Garon & Emerson Prather, Jensen, and new baby Roever, Gabriella & Nicholas Roever, Kuma McCraw, and Edward & Abram Schreder; brother Roy (Betty) Schreder; nieces; and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his wife Delores M. (nee Bertram) Schreder; grandson Brent Michael Roever, parents Michael & Theckla (nee Wuertz) Schreder; brothers Edgar, Albert, and Francis Schreder; and sisters Anna Marquardt, Florence Price, Agatha Riechmann, and Lucille Meeks.
Michael was a US Army Veteran , 65 year member of the Carpenter's Union, lifetime member of VFW Post 6504, and American Legion 747, former member of Waterloo Sportsmans Club, member of Maeystown Sportsmans Club, lifelong member of Immaculate Conception Church - Madonnaville, served as trustee and caretaker of the cemetery. His carpentry skills can be seen throughout the church. He owned his own construction business specializing in foundations. He loved to bake pies, play rummy, garden, put jigsaw puzzles together and bird watching.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Masses, Immaculate Conception Cemetery - Madonnaville (Cemetery Beautification)
2 PM to 6 PM Sunday, January 23, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:30 AM Monday at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Monday, January 24, 2022 at Immaculate Conception Church in Madonnaville, IL
Father Dennis Schaefer officiating
Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Madonnaville, IL