Anna N. Schroeder, age 96 of New Richland died on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at the New Richland Care Center. Born on August 17, 1913 in Waseca County, Minnesota she was the daughter of Herman and Ida (Lucht) Suemnick. She attended school in rural Waseca County. Anna married Alfred Schroeder on September 28, 1933 at the bride’s home in Wilton Township, Waseca County. Together they lived and farmed in Byron Township for many years before moving to New Richland. Anna enjoyed cooking, gardening, baking and antiques. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church-Wilton in Waseca County. She is survived by one daughter, Rosalie Gehring of Waseca; one son, Gordon (Sandy) Schroeder of Owatonna; 8 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren. She is also survived by one sister-in-law, Alfreda Briese of LaMesa, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one grandson, son-in-law Orville Gehring, one brother and his wife, Walter and Helen Suemnick, and one brother-in-law and his wife, Ted and Edna Schroeder. Visitation will be held at Kinder-Dennis Home for Funerals in Waseca on Sunday, February 21, 2010 from 2-5 PM and continue on Monday, one hour before services at the church. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 22, 2010 at 10:30 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church-Wilton in Waseca County with Rev. Glenn Korb officiating. Burial will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery in New Richland.
Published on February 19, 2010