Marie H. Schrader
89, of Fairland, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2013 at Morristown Manor. She was born on November 23, 1923 in Shelby County. Marie was the daughter of John C. and Martha Emma (Landwerlen) Schrader.
Survivors include three nieces, and the widow of her deceased brother, George Schrader, Elizabeth Schrader of Sebring; as well as cousins, Beverly Watt, Jeffrey Watt and friend, Robert Dickinson.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Loren, John and George.
She graduated from Fairland High School in 1942, and attended Indiana University for three years. She retired from Ford Motor Company in 1980. Marie enjoyed traveling, often with her companion Desco (Mac) McKay. She was also a true friend to the many cats and dogs she owned during her life, especially the many strays that she "adopted."
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013 in Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Carmony- Ewing Chapel , 819 S. Harrison St., with Eastern Star services at 7:30 p.m. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013 in the funeral home. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.
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