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Alvin Allen Schroeder
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Alvin Allen Schroeder

Alvin Allen Schroeder, 89, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018.
He was born May 12, 1928 in Rochester, Missouri to Emel and Della (Howard) Schroeder.
Alvin married Helen Hagler June 6, 1952. She survives of the home.
He worked for Armor Packing House for over 33 years.
Alvin enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, bee-keeping, and mushroom hunting. He was a stranger to no one and often said that he was with Alvin and The Chipmunks.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Betty Taylor; parents; four sisters; two brothers; daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Schroeder.
Additional survivors include children, Allen Schroeder, Randy Schroeder, Barbara Ebling (Larry), Bonnie Glidewell (Tim), Timmy Schroder; son-in-law, Mike Taylor; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren; great-great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Mount Auburn Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at

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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506





10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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Mount Auburn Cemetery

3137 Beck Road
St. Joseph, MO


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