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“Sorry for your loss old friend ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Hondo Erickson - San Diego, CA

“Bob was a kind man who always made me laugh, and I am disappointed I am unable to attend the visitation this evening. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Michelle Koeff - Ankeny, IA

“Bob was a favorite 'boss' of mine through my working years at Dewey Ford. I have many memories and stories of him. A good man. RIP Bob. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: John Kirchoff - Audubon, IA

“I was sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Take comfort in knowing that he is in a better place without any pain and suffering and smiling down on us...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Barb Venner - Ames, IA


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Leo Robert (Bob) Schroder was born May 15, 1935 to Leo and Buenetta Schroder in Hamilton County, IA. Bob passed away on February 23, 2020. Bob was a devoted family man leaving his loving wife, Mary of 60 years and four sons, Doug (Lana) Schroder, Steve Schroder, Gregg Schroder, Mike (Michelle) Schroder.

Bob resided with Mary in Ankeny since 1962. Bob was a Korean War Veteran in the Army Branch of the Military. Bob enjoyed watching his grandkids sporting events, playing cards, and dancing to their favorite group with Mary at the VFW. He was a lifetime member of the VFW.

Bob had a salesman's personality which meant he never met a stranger. Bob worked his entire career of 44 years with Dewey Ford.

Bob is also survived by one sister, Janis (Tom) Hicks, two brothers, Sherman (Sally) Schroder and Alan Schroder; six grandsons, JD (Tabby) Schroder, David (Salome) Schroder, Luke (Karlee) Schroder, Tanner (Brandi) Koeff, Jack Schroder, and Ryan Schroder; one granddaughter, Malorie Schroder; two step-grandsons, Josh Herold and Nick (Ashley) Herold; five great-grandchildren, Teddy Schroder, Leo Schroder, Alexander Koeff, Athena Koeff, and Scarlett Schroder.