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Wayne Edward Schroeder


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Wayne Edward Schroeder Obituary
Wayne Edward Schroeder Wayne Edward Schroeder, 88, of Topeka, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 at Lexington Park with his family by his side.

Wayne was born October 21, 1930, in Olpe, Kansas, the son of Carl George and Clara Bell (Dryden) Schroeder Quinn. Wayne married the love of his life, Thelma Lee Collinge on March 17, 1952 in Emporia, KS. She preceded him in death on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Together they had two children.

Wayne was a US Navy veteran serving during the Korean War. He retired from Santa Fe Railroad after 40 years.

He is survived by his daughter, Stacy Forgy (Josh Brohaugh); and his granddaughter, Alison Forgy, who was the light of his life.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his beloved wife, three siblings, and daughter, Sandra (Schroeder) Wettengel.

A graveside service with military honors will be at 11:30 am, Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Chicago Mound Cemetery, Emporia, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Lutheran Church, 4211 NW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66617 or Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 SW 21st St, Topeka, KS 66604. To read the full obituary or leave a message for Wayne's family, please visit www.ParkerPriceFH.com.

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Published in Topeka Capital-Journal from Jan. 13 to Jan. 14, 2019
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