Doris Jean Schroeder

  • BORN: July 14, 1949
  • DIED: October 21, 2017
  • LOCATION: Higginsville, Missouri

Doris J. Schroeder, 68 of Higginsville, Missouri died on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at her home in Higginsville.

Doris was born Thursday, July 14, 1949 in Waverly, Missouri to the late Elmer Schroeder and the late Velma (Schreier) Schroeder.

She was a lifetime member of Zion Lutheran Church in Corder, MO. holding various positions and did many different duties at the church. She lived most of her life in Corder moving to Higginsville in 2015.

Doris worked for 10 years at the Folgers Coffee Co. in Kansas City, MO., before working as a personnel analyst at the Higginsville Habilitation Center for over 35 years until retiring in 2011.

Surviving are one sister, Barbara (Larry) Baker of Oak Grove, MO.; one nephew, Craig (Kellie) Edwards of Higginsville, MO.; two great nieces, Kaylen Rotermund and Ashlan Edwards; and one great nephew, Chase Edwards. Doris was preceded in death by her parents and one niece, Tamara Edwards.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Zion Lutheran Church located in. Corder, Missouri . There will be no visitation and the family suggests memorials to either the Lafayette County Cancer Coalition or to the Zion Lutheran Cemetery Fund.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Memorial Service
  • October 26, 2017
    10:00 AM
  • Zion Lutheran Church
  • 500 N. Elizabeth St.
  • Corder, MO 64021
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  • Thursday October 26 2017
  • Zion Lutheran Cemetery
  • Corder, MO 64021
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“ Doris was a delightful person, very kind and gererous. Im so sorry for your loss ”

Posted by: Stacy Arbogast - Family Friend

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