Mr. Gary “Tootie” Schroeder, age 58, of Hickory, passed away on July 17, 2021 at Carolina Caring Hospice.
Gary was born September 8, 1962 in Owatonna, Minnesota, the son of the late Leroy R. Schroeder and Evelyn Faye Schuler Schroeder.
“Tootie” was of the Christian faith. He was a machine operator for Shurtape. He loved to fish and his fur babies. He enjoyed traveling and farm animals of all kinds.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by: brothers, Larry and Bill Schroeder.
Those left to cherish and honor his memory include: his wife, Sue Cole of Hickory; sisters, Debbie Jassup and husband, Glenn Sr., of Mt. View, Cindy Roberts Schroeder of Hickory, Patty and Tommy Scott, of Hickory; nieces and nephews, Jimmy Roberts, Melissa Scott, Tabbitha Scott, Cherish Schroeder, Summer Schroeder, Glenn Jessup Jr., Robert Jessup, Allanda Schroeder, Der Schroeder, Avery Schroeder, Evelyn Schroeder, and many cousins and friends.
The family will conduct a celebration of life service at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, July 24, 2021at Highway and Hedges Ministry, 3675 Herman Sipe Road, Conover, NC 28613
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