Lola L. Schroer, age 69, of Centralia, passed away Monday, August 25 at Cedar Ridge Healthcare Center in Lebanon. A memorial service for 69 year old Lola L. Schroer will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 1 at Zieren Day Funeral Home in Carlyle. Burial will be in Carlyle Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to service time at the funeral home Monday morning. Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Mrs. Schroer was born on November 5, 1944, in Nashville, Illinois, a daughter of Leonard and Martha (Dintelmann) Richards. She married Richard J. Schroer on May 27, 1967, and he preceded her in death on August 6, 1999.
Mrs. Schroer is survived by her sons – Jason Schroer of Centralia and James Schroer and wife Kelly of New Bern, North Carolina; 3 grandchildren – Makaylan Jared and Alex Schroer; a sister – Carol Sprehe and husband Denis of O’Fallon, Illinois; a brother – James Richards and wife Joan of Louisiana; 3 nieces and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Leonard and Martha Richards and her husband – Richard Schroer.
Lola was a homemaker and had worked at the candy factory in Centralia. She loved jigsaw puzzles, reading and playing bingo.