Howard K. Schroeder
HKS, 99 years, died peacefully at his Edmonds, WA home on November 16, 2012. He was a well known builder and developer in Seattle and Alaska.
HKS was born and educated in Seattle, earning a business degree at the University of Washington
. During WWII
, he served in the US Army as a sergeant and fought bravely in the Eastern Theatre.
HK Schroeder Construction was formed in 1946 and continued until HKS's retirement. He was a President of the Seattle Master Builder's Associate (MHBA). He was both a supporter and benefactor of several charities in the Seattle area.
HKS was a keen sportsman all his life and an avid collector. He belonged to several clubs and societies, including the Clock Collectors Association and the Everett Golf and Country Club.
HKS is survived by his three sons, and three grandsons.
Family and friends are invited to gather for a Memorial Service to honor his life. This will be a private memorial. Please contact Phil Schroeder for date and time.