Claire Arnold Schroeder
SPRINGFIELD- Claire Arnold Schroeder, formerly of Springfield, Illinois, died peacefully with her family at her side on the Ides of March, March 15, 2013.
She was born in Kansas City, Kansas on October 8, 1922, to Evalyn Ragsdale Arnold and Leroy Arnold. Claire graduated from Argentine High School and received a bachelor's degreefrom the University of Kansas at Lawrence. She was married toByron William Schroeder who died many years earlier.
She was employed by the Illinois State Library from 1967 to 1992.
She was survived by her daughters, Susan Schroeder Bringle of Dunellon, Fla. and Jan Schroeder Henry of Bastrop, Texas; son-in-laws Ron Bringle and Van Henry; grandchildren: Brent Bringle and wife Elaine; Aaron, Rachel and Rebecca Henry.
A graveside memorial will be held on Friday, March 22, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. for her family and close friends.