Harold Albert Schroeder, age 67, of Sturgis, passed away Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at his home.
He was born March 31, 1943, in Sturgis, a son to the late Edwin and Lucile (Bowman) Schroeder.
Harold was a veteran of the U.S. Army, earning the rank of corporal.
In October of 1964, he married Marjorie E. Oxender in Sturgis. She preceded him in death in August 2008.
Harold had worked at Ross Laboratories for 8 1/2 years and then as a mechanic for Fairgrove Farms, retiring in 2003.
Surviving are two sons, Bradley James Schroeder of Elkhart, Ind., and Michael Jay Schroeder of Constantine; two brothers, Norman and Howard Schroeder, both of Portage; two sisters: Sharon Long of Sturgis and Marcia Kromer of Vicksburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother, Maurice Schroeder.
According to his wishes there will be no visitation or services as cremation has taken place.
Arrangements are being handled by the Hackman Family Funeral Home — Rosenberg Chapel, 807 E. Chicago Road, Sturgis.