Jeffrey William Schrader, 59
Easton Jeffrey William Schrader, age 59, of Easton, died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at his home. A memorial service will be held Monday, Oct. 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Easton with Pr. William Sabol officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery.
Jeffrey was born Feb. 4, 1957 in Wells the son of Donald and Ardis (Wigern) Schrader. Jeff graduated from Wells-Easton High School in 1975, and went on to farm with his father. He was united in marriage to Marie Trio on Aug. 20, 1977, and to this union four children were born. He worked as an over-the-road trucker for Anderson Trucking for many years. His passion was farming, and he farmed in the Easton area throughout his whole life. He was a board member of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association, and a member of the USC FFA Alumni. He was also a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church in Easton.
Jeff is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Craig; son, David, and sister-in-law, Jennifer.
He is survived by Marie, and their children, Shannon (Chris) Albers, of Wells, Ryan (Tiffany) Schrader, of Wells, and Adam Schrader, of Golden Valley; grandchildren, Riley and Bentley Schrader, and Gavin Albers; siblings, Tom Schrader, of Prior Lake, and Tim (Laurie) Schrader, of Bloomington; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is assisting the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.brussheitner.com.