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Leonard D. Schroader

June 10, 1934 ~ June 25, 2018 (age 84)

Leonard D. Schroader, 84, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky went to his heavenly home on Monday, June 25, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born June 10, 1934 in McHenry, Kentucky to the late Thomas Ecklas Schroader and Myrtle White Schroader. Mr. Schroader was a member of IBEW for 60 years and was employed by Davis H. Elliott Electrical and Shelly Electrical for 50 years. He was of the Christian faith. Mr. Schroader enjoyed watching St. Louis Cardinal Baseball and UK Basketball as well as hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Terry Lynn Schroader and Janet Sue Schroader; two brothers, Lilburn K. Schroader and William Schroader; and three sisters, Velma Clark, Dorothy Cantu, and Zelma Dean McIntyre.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Betty Geary Schroader of Beaver Dam; two sons, Ronnie (Vanessa) Schroader of Horse Branch and David (April) Schroader of Hartford; one daughter, Judy Stillwell of Owensboro; two brothers, Roger (Carol) Schroader of Horse Branch and Robert (Carol) Schroader of Horse Branch; three sisters, Virginia Peters of Jamestown, Kentucky, Pauline Finley of Edinburgh, Indiana , and Joyce (Gerald) Lee of Horse Branch; 16 grandchildren;  21 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, June 28, 2018 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Mr. Schroader’s family from 5:00 until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday and 11:00 A.M. until the time of the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Schroader’s family would like to thank Heartford House and Hospice of Western Kentucky and Dr. Thomas Waring.

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