Mrs. Schroeder was a homemaker and resident of Lee's Summit, and was formerly of Dexter.
She was united in marriage to Tom Schroeder, and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Dennis Bain and Stephen Bain, both of Pana, Ill.; four daughters, Regina Harris of Witt, Ill., Lisa Bain, Kelly Walden, and Christa Henry, all of Lee's Summit; one brother, Marlin Liggett of Hazelwood; four sisters, Zilpha Abernathy of Perryville, Barbara Earlene Merick of Bloomfield, Patsy Umfleet of Advance, and Juanita Fisher of Dexter; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Liggett.
Funeral services were conducted on Monday, April 23, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Greg McGhee officiating. Interment followed in the Gravel Hill Cemetery.