Joanne Rose Schroeder
Joanne Rose Schroeder
  • May 29, 1934 - November 18, 2017
  • Davenport, Iowa

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Joanne R. Schroeder, 83, of Davenport passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017 at her home. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, November 25, 2017 in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday at the mortuary. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be expressed to Joanne was born May 29, 1934 in Rock Island, IL to Arthur and Mary (Whitehouse) McDonald. She graduated from Davenport High School in 1952. Joanne was united in marriage to Deane Schroeder on October 20, 1956 in Davenport. She was a daycare provider for over eighteen years retiring in 2000. She adored her grandchildren and other children in her daycare. Joanne enjoyed playing bingo and Rummy and working in her flower garden. Joanne loved her roses. She was excellent at cooking and baking. She particularly enjoyed baking Blackberry Cobbler from berries she picked in her backyard. Joanne adored her family and did some traveling to see them. She especially loved telling stories of the past with her grandchildren. Survivors include her children, Steve (Jeannie) Schroeder, Houston, TX and Jody (Brent) Nimrick, Taylor Ridge, IL; grandchildren: Branden (Miranda) Nimrick, Danielle Nimrick, Daniel Schroeder and Darren Schroeder. Joanne was preceded in death by her parents and husband.