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Roy W. Schreder

January 29, 1935 — May 26, 2023

Hecker, IL

Roy W. Schreder, 88, of Hecker, IL, died May 26, 2023, in Hecker, IL. He was born January 29, 1935, in Madonnaville, IL.

 He is survived by his wife Elizabeth "Betty" Schreder, nee Parker; children Carleen (Ralph Musicant) Schreder, Brenda (Steve] Davis, Kevin (Annette) Schreder, Julie Weems, Robin Schreder, Denise (Scott) Houser, Nathan (Kara) Schreder; grandchildren John Jeka, Paul Grohmann, Mark Grohmann, Beth Farmer, Jason Schreder, Bryan Schreder, Matthew Schreder, Eric Schreder, Lauren Keprios, James St. George-Schreder, Parker Houser, Conner Houser, Luke Schreder, Ben Schreder; great grandchildren Jocelyn Jeka, Eugene Jeka, George Jeka, Kaleb Grohmann, Keaton Grohmann, Kamille Grohmann, Karmon Grohmann, Lukas Grohmann, Molly Grohmann, Ashley Farmer, Noah Schreder, Mae Schreder, Kolby Schreder, Giana Schreder, John Paul Schreder; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

 He is preceded in death by his parents Michael & Teckla (nee Wuertz) Schreder; son-in-law Kurtis Weems; great granddaughter Margaret Schreder; brothers Edgar, Albert, Francis, and Michael H. Schreder; and sisters Anna Marquardt, Florence Price, Agatha Riechmann, and Lucille Meeks.

 Roy was a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL, Holy Name Society, charter member of Hecker Community Center, United States Army Veteran, retired from Frontier Airlines after 37 plus years, and was a custodian for St. Augustine Church for over 20 years.


As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 

Gibault High School

St. Augustine Education Fund

or Masses



 8 AM until 10:30 AM Tuesday, May 30, 2023 at Quernheim Funeral Home


Funeral Mass:

 11 AM Tuesday, May 30, 2023 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL


Father Linus Umoren C.M. and Father Von Deeke officiating

 Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery in Hecker, IL

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