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DeLoris Linda Schrader, 90

Jun 14, 2009

Easton — DeLoris Linda Schrader, age 90, of Easton, died June 7, 2009, at her home in Easton. Memorial Services were held June 10, 2009, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Easton. Reverend Ron Jobe officiated and burial will be at a later date. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells, was in charge of arrangements.

DeLoris Schrader was born Aug. 10, 1918, in Willow Creek, Blue Earth County, the daughter of Theodore and Malinda (Breitbarth) Schulz. In 1937, she married Eldon Iams. The two had a son, Edward. Eldon died in 1950.

On Nov. 7, 1953, she married Harold Schrader in Easton. The two lived and farmed in the Easton and Delavan area for many years.

In 1977, the couple moved to Mapleton. DeLoris worked at Swift-Eckrich in Wells until her retirement. The couple moved to Easton in 1993.

DeLoris enjoyed gardening and her flowers. She loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and friends. She was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church, a 55 year member of the Easton American Legion Auxiliary, and a life member of the Wells VFW Auxiliary.

DeLoris is survived by her husband Harold Schrader of Easton; son Edward (LuAnn) Iams of Somerset, Wis.; two daughters: Debra (Greg) Werner of Warsaw, and Pamela Clemons of Houston, Texas; 11 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; sister Arvillus Donelson; one niece, three nephews, and sister-in-law Lois Schrader.

She was preceded in death by her parents Theodore and Malinda, her first husband Eldon, brother Verlynn Schulz, and brother-in-law Arthur Schrader.