Carrie Eunice Schroeder age 89, passed away January 15, 2021 at Whispering Pines Lodge. She was born December 6, 1931 at Stark, WI, the daughter of late Harris and Inez (Cary) Spafford.
Carrie graduated from Tri County High School in 1950.
Carrie married Llewelyn Edward Schroeder July 18, 1953 in Oshkosh, and have spent 67 years together. They lived in Milwaukee for 10 years and she worked at Krause Milling Company. Later they bought a farm near Almond, where Carrie worked for James Burns & Sons grading potatoes for years. They moved to Plainfield in 1988, where she enjoyed retirement and being with her family.
She is survived by, three daughters, Karen (Leonard) Baltzell, Stevens Point, Lois (Peter) Eastling, Plainfield, Janet Footit, Almond, four Grandchildren, Trina (Jim) Baltzell-Gauthier, Stevens Point, Eric Baltzell, Stevens Point, Joshua (Lindsay Schallock) Eastling, Plainfield, Stacey (Jim) Howard, Bancroft, five Great Grandchildren, Cali, Ashlyn, Logan, and Ember Eastling and Wyatt Howard, and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her husband Llewelyn, infant son, Ronald, her parents, Grandson Adam Eastling, Sisters and brother-in-laws, Edith and Erving Towne, Doris and Clarence Johnson, Vera and Dennis Rodman, and Harriet and James Nylund.
Special thank you to the Whispering Pines Lodge and Ascension Hospice for their help with her care.
Graveside services will be held at the Plainfield Cemetery.
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