Gene Paul Schroeder, 86 years young of Danville, loving father, grandfather and husband passed away Wednesday March 4 at his residence. Gene loved his family, was business manager at Barrick & Son Funeral Home for 42 years and later owned Mag’s Men’s Wear prior to retirement Gene will be. Gene was a lifelong member of Trinity Lutheran Church where he sang in the choir and served several times as Dean of Elders. Gene graduated from Trinity Lutheran School and Danville High School where he participated in the Band. Gene loved music and was always supportive of his children’s musical endeavors making sure he was in the audience for nearly every Danville Municipal Band concert. Gene will be dearly missed by his son David, his daughter Sally Sanders, her husband Tim Sanders and his grandsons Samuel and David Sanders as well as other family members and friends. A Memorial service for Gene will be held Tuesday March 10, 1pm at Trinity Lutheran Church with the family available to receive friends at noon. God bless Gene’s memory among us. Soli Deo Gloria! Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church Comfort Dog Ministries or Danville Municipal Band.
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Trinity Lutheran Church Comfort Dog Ministries
824 E. Main Street, Danville IL 61832
Danville Municipal Band
Danville IL 61832