W.H. Schrader Jr.(1927 - 2013)

W.H. Schrader Jr., 86, passed away Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. Graveside service: 1 p.m. Monday in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. W.H. was born Feb. 13, 1927, in Fort Worth to William Herman and Johnnie Schrader. He attended Diamond Hill High School and then entered the U.S. Navy, serving his country in World War II. After his war service, he joined Bell Helicopter, where he served for 45 years. W.H. was an avid sportsman, especially fishing and hunting. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn; his parents; sister, Alice Margaret Smith; and a brother, James Clarence Schrader. Survivors: Sons, Robert Schrader and James Schrader and wife, Ginger; daughter, Carolyn Spann and husband, Danny; son, Charles Roy Holland and wife, Cathy; the mother of his sons, Robert and James, Patsye Villarreal; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

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Published in Star-Telegram on Aug. 25, 2013