Gloria Ellen (Rasmussen) Schrader (1939 - 2016)

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Funeral services for Gloria E. Schrader, 76, were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll with Chaplain Peg Scheidt of St. Anthony Regional Hospital officiating.  Pall bearers were Gloria's grandchildren.  Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Kimballton.  Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll and online condolences may be left for the family at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com.
Gloria Ellen (Rasmussen) Schrader, was born on Sept. 23, 1939 in Exira, and died on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016 at Hawkeye Care Center in Carroll. She was the daughter of Raymond and Ellen (Hansen) Rasmussen.  She grew up in Audubon and graduated from Audubon High School in 1958.  She was married to John Schrader on Aug. 20, 1960 at the Lutheran Church in Exira.  John and Gloria farmed on several farms before moving to Carroll in 1979.  Gloria worked for General Electric for eight years and when they closed she went to work for New Hope Village as a care taker.  She enjoyed traveling, baking, and spending time with her family.  She loved the New Hope residents she cared for as well.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John in 2005, and a granddaughter.
Gloria is survived by a daughter Susan Langbein (Dan) of Carroll; four sons: Jeff Schrader (Penny) of Sioux Falls, S.D., Jon Schrader (Teresa) of West Salem, Wisc., Todd Schrader (Dori) of Atlantic, and Clint Schrader (Roxie) of Adel; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a brother Wayne Rasmussen (Peggy) of Cedar Rapids; several sisters and brothers-in-law; and many nieces and nephews. 
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to New Hope Village and may be left at the funeral home. 
 
 
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Dahn & Woodhouse Funeral Home - Carroll
705 N. Carroll St.
Carroll, IA 51401
(712) 792-3561
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Published in AUDUBON COUNTY ADVOCATE JOURNAL from Jan. 29 to Feb. 5, 2016