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“Dear Andrew, I just heard, I am so sorry for your lost. Jeannie was such a sweet dear person. She loved you with all her heart, and was so proud of...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Therese Bennett - Holland, MI

“I just got the tragic news on 2/26 about Jeannie's passing. We shared a lot of laughs and will always remember her smile. She was a very decent...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Patrick Palmer - Hampton, IA

“So sorry to hear the news about aunt Jeannie. She was such an interesting person. My favorite aspect of Jeannie was her dry sense of humor. ...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Dave Drabek - Boise, ID - Nephew

“" And He will raise you up on eagles's wings Bear you on the breath of dawn Make you to shine like the sun And hold you in the palm of His...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Marlyce Miller - sister

“Andrew and Dean, My sympathy to you both at such a sad time. I will always remember Jeannie as a kind and warm woman that cared deeply. May she...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Ruth Kipp - New Hampton, ID

“Jeannie had a very strong faith and was one of the most amazing woman. She had a kind heart and tried to help anyone around her. She will be missed...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Casey Macdonald - friend

“Dear Andrew and Dean, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. We loved Jeannie ~ she was a sweet girl, so loving and cheerful...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Martin and Shirlee - LeRoy, KS

“We worked with Jeannie at Jackson Auction in Cedar Falls. She was a very pleasant person and we enjoyed many good visits. Our sympathy goes out to...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: Alan & Marilyn Walker - Waterloo, IA

“Jeannie and I worked together for a short time in Waverly. She was highly energetic, did a great job and was a lot of fun! And Andrew, she loved you...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Terri Cotter - Waverly, IA

“Dean and Andrew- My heart goes out to you and your family during this difficult loss. I know that no words can help ease the pain and loss that you...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Kathy (Dowling) Simpson - WY

“Dean & Andrew, my heart hurts for you in your loss. My memories of Jeannie are of a warm, loving, thoughtful person and a worderful mother. She...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Tom & Marge Scheurenbrand

“Dean and Andrew, I am so sorry to hear about Jeannie. So many memories from years past from day care to TOTs. Her smile, her laugh, her style. ...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Nancy Benson - New Hampton, IA

“My thoughts and prayers are with all of Jeannie's family during this difficult. May you find peace and strength in your warm and loving memories now...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: Loretta Dowlking - Gillette, WY

“Andrew, we are thinking of you during this difficult time. Patty, Lloyd and Mitchell Phillips ”
14 of 25 | Posted by: Patty Phillips - New Hampton, IA

“Our sympathy to Dean and Andrew. My memory of Jeannie is the many times we volunteered and worked at TOTS (Toy Library in New Hampton). We sanitized...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Dixie Zeien - New Hampton, IA

“As I set here trying to think of the words for how we are feeling, I am at a loss....Our hearts go out to all of Jeannies family.....We pray that...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Terry and Debbie Holmes - Pierre, SD

“Andrew, I am so sorry for your loss. I cannot find the words to describe the pain I feel for you. I only hope you can find solace and peace in her...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Heather Carlson - Neice

“Dear Andrew, I'm so sorry for the loss of your mother. Jeannie was a very caring friend and always helpful to me in my business with her bookkeeping...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Rachel Cheeney - Cedar Falls, IA

“Andrew and Dean, You have my deepest sympathy. At work Jeannie had a smile and and was very pleasant to be around I am saddened by her death. ...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Janet DeShaw - co-worker/friend

“Jeannie was a class mate from 1st grade until juniors in high school. She was a good friend when we were growing up. We did all the usual growing...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Bonny Fitch (Boyle) - Gillette, WY

“Andrew, family and friends, I'm sorry so for your loss. Jeannie was such a sweet person and will be missed. We will remember her and cherish her...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Cheryl Gentry Grimes - Sacramento, CA

“Dean & Andrew....Jeannie was such a joy to have around and everyone loved her. My thoughts and prayers are with you both. See you on Wednesday if...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Leona - Rapid City, SD - friend

“Andrew, Your Mom was a great lady and you are a terrific kid. We enjoyed the times during Sod Squad that we could visit together. You are in our...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Mark & Dee Taute - Cedar Falls, IA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time and in the days ahead. We care. Dale and Linda and Cassandra Tiemessen ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: Linda Tiemessen - friend

“We are so very sorry to hear the news of Jeannie's passing. Although words are of little comfort in times like these, know that we are also sharing...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Candace Tahmasian

Muriel J. "Jeannie" Schroeder (1960-2013)

WATERLOO- Muriel J. "Jeannie" Schroeder, 52, of Waterloo, died Wednesday, February 6, 2013 in Waterloo.

She was born February 12, 1960 in Pierre, South Dakota, daughter of Orville and Verda (Howder) Hurst. She married Dean D. Schroeder on July 7, 1984 in Gillette, Wyoming and they later divorced.

She graduated from Murdo High School in South Dakota and earned her BA degree in Business Administration from the University of Wyoming in 1992. She was employed with Disabled Workers, LLC in Waterloo and was an independent bookkeeper throughout Northeast Iowa.

Survived by: one son, Andrew of New Hampton; three brothers: Russell (Janet) Hurst of Lakeville, MN, Norman (Mary Kay) Hurst of Mobridge, SD, and Dwight (Sheila) Hurst of Murdo, SD; and three sisters: Joyce (Richard) Drabek of Belle Fourche, SD, Nancy (Don) Densmore of Evans, CO, and Marlyce (Dale) Miller of Elk Grove, CA.

Preceded in death by: her parents.

Memorial Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Prairie Lakes Church.

Memorials contributions will be designated at a later date

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"Jeannie had a strong faith in the Lord and used His strength to encourage others."

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