John Evan Schroeder, 70, of Lincoln, Neb., passed away at home after a two year hard fought battle with cancer, November 12, 2022. He was born on June 5, 1952, to Walter and Marilyn Schroeder of Snyder, Neb.
John married Cathy Douglas on June 13, 1982, and they celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2022.
John is survived by his wife, Cathy, Lincoln, Neb.; daughter, Jenny (Phil) Reppert; twin grandchildren, June Catherine and Weston John Reppert, West Point; sister, Linda (Dennis) Mueller, Scribner; brother, David (Collette) Schroeder, Snyder; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
John worked at Sampson Construction for 34 years and retired in 2018. John was an avid fisherman, hunter, and loved his acreage.
There will be a Memorial Service at 4:30 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2022, at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home, 5200 R Street, Lincoln, Neb.
Inurnment will be held at 3 p.m., Monday, November 21, 2022, at the Snyder, Nebraska Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to HoriSun Hospice Foundation, 2200 South 40th Street, Suite 101, Lincoln, NE 68506 and to Cancer Partners of Nebraska, 201 S 68th St Pl, Lincoln, NE 68510.
Condolences may be left online at www.lincolnccfh.com