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Myra Hovey Schroeder

Van Hook, Mountrail County, North Dakota, USA
Death 11 Aug 2012 (aged 84)
Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Unknown, Specifically: no burial info listed in obituary
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Myra Schroeder, 84, Minot, died Saturday, August 11, 2012 in a Minot nursing home.

Myra was born January 3, 1928 to Carl and Elsie (Zellmer) Hovey at Van Hook. As a child, the family moved to Parshall where she was raised and educated. She graduated from Parshall High School in 1946 and continued her education at Jamestown College and Minot State College. During her college years, she worked in Parshall as a lifeguard and at the drug store.

On June 19, 1949, Myra was united in marriage to William "Bill" Schroeder in Parshall. They lived on the farm where Myra took pride in being a farm wife and mother. In the 1970's, Myra worked at Farmers Union as a bookkeeper.

Myra was a member of United Church of Christ in Parshall where she played piano and organ during services. She was also a member of the Homemakers Club.

Myra always had a large flower and vegetable garden. She enjoyed bird watching and fishing. She was often found completing crossword or jigsaw puzzles and liked playing cards and reading. While out in her yard, she had a trail of cats that would follow her everywhere. Myra loved time spent with her family and friends, and cherished visits with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Wallace and Orval.

Memorial Service: Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 2 p.m. in United Church of Christ, Parshall

Source: Langhans Funeral Homes, New Town & Parshall

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