Norma (Moore) Schroeder
Norma (Moore) Schroeder, 93, of Carlinville, passed away on Jan. 10, 2021 at Heritage Health Care in Carlinville, with her family at her side.
She was born on Jan. 26, 1927 in Carlinville, the only child of Dr. William G. Moore and Lydia (Kuester) Moore.
When she was quite young the family moved to Edwardsville where she attended the Edwardsville Elementary and Junior High School.
After the death of her father, Norma and her mother returned to Carlinville. Norma graduated from the Carlinville Community High School with the class of 1945.
Norma met Andrew “Andy” Schroeder shortly after he returned from the service in Europe during World War II. They were married on
October 30, 1946 in Edwardsville.
Norma was a “stay at home” wife and mother, a career she often said she loved. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, long rides in the country, working games and puzzles and was an avid reader. Norma enjoyed her time spent in the kitchen. Some of the dishes the family enjoyed were her macaroni and cheese, potato pancakes and frozen lime pie. Norma was a Cub Scout leader and attended and taught Sunday School at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ.
Norma is survived by her husband of 74 years; two sons, Drew (Connie) Schroeder of Carlinville, Kurt (Jennifer) Schroeder of Shiloh; two granddaughters, Stephanie Schroeder Duncan of Carlinville, Kaitlin Schroeder of Shiloh; grandson, Dr. Andrew Schroeder of Memphis, Tenn; great-grandson, Myles Duncan of Carlinville; step grandchildren, Courtney Boznos of Bloomington, Christian Tieman of Troy; step great-granddaughter, Everleigh Boznos of Bloomington, ; two nephews, Mike Soutar of PalosVerdes, Ca, and Jon Soutar of Barstow, Ca.
Norma was preceded in death by her parents.
Private family services will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021 at Davis-Anderson Funeral Home in Carlinville.
Burial will follow at Mayfield Memorial Park Cemetery, Carlinville.
Memorials may be made to Carlinville School Milk Fund, Carlinville Food Pantry or donor’s choice.
Anyone wishing to leave online condolences may do so at davisandersonfuneralhome.com.
Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Carlinville is in charge of arrangements.