|Birth: ||Feb. 20, 1925|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 1998|
Lila Edith Schrater, 73, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 1998, at Deaconess Medical Center in Billings.
Viewing is from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 30, at Ferries Funeral Home. Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sheridan with Pastor Dan Keller officiating.
Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery in Big Horn with a reception to follow.
She was born Feb. 20, 1925, to Paul and Ruth (Chapman) Workman. She spent all of her life in the Sheridan area where she attended Willey School for two years, Whitney School for six years and Sheridan High School.
She married T.K. "Tuck" Schrater Sept. 26, 1942, in Billings, in a joint wedding with friends Steven and Dorothy Will getting married at the same time.
She supported her family at all of the horse shows and rodeos by being a stockholder. She was active in 4-H and in helping with the Big Horn Mountain Horse Show when her family was involved.
Survivors include her husband; daughters, Ginger Dillon of Casper, and Melodee White of Sheridan; sons, Frank Schrater of Buffalo and Dan Schrater of Warrensburg, Mo.; a brother, Glenn Workman, Sheridan; a sister Pauline Holmes, Sheridan; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Doris Legocki, a brother, Floyd Workman and a grandson.
Memorials by Benefit Holy Name School in care of Delphine Toner at First Interstate Bank.
Ferries Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Paul Workman (1896 - 1966)
Ruth Chapman Workman (1893 - 1975)
Tolbert Knebel Schrater (1923 - 2007)
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
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