Angela C Schroeder

01/12/1931 - 02/18/2024


Obituary For Angela C Schroeder

Angela Catherine Schroeder, 93, passed away February 18, 2024, at the Meadows of Ottawa.

Angela was born January 12, 1931 in Delphos, to Oscar and Marcella (Rahrig) Hempfling who preceded her in death. On June 16, 1954 she married Melvin J. Schroeder who preceded her in death on January 15, 2008.

Angela was a homemaker and an active member of St. Mary's Catholic Church of Bluffton. Angela was a deeply seated woman of faith, she attended St. Francis Convent in Tiffin before being called back to work at home; and was a member of the associates of St. Francis. She loved to crochet, enjoyed playing cards, puzzles, traveling, and crafts. She loved to give to everyone, dedicating a large portion of her time to charitable works associated with the church. She deeply adored her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her seven children, Ron (Dorothy) Schroeder of Columbus Grove, Dennis (Lisa) Schroeder of Columbus Grove, Gary (Pam) Schroeder of Columbus Grove, Alan (Elaine) Schroeder of Columbus Grove, Glen (Annette) Schroeder of Kalida, Tim Schroeder of Norfolk, VA, and Sue (Bud) Kistler of Cloverdale;19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Velma Kill of Wapakoneta.
In addition, she was preceded in death by four siblings, Robert Hempfling, Ralph Hempfling, Gerard Hempfling, and Alice Schroeder.

A mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church of Bluffton. Father John Murray to officiate the service. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery following the service. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. with a rosary service starting at 7:00 p.m. at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Bluffton.
Memorial contributions may be made to your local church.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at


21 Feb


02:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Bluffton Chapel 239 South Main Street Bluffton, OH 45817 Get Directions »
21 Feb

Vigil Service

07:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Bluffton Chapel 239 South Main Street Bluffton, OH 45817 Get Directions »
22 Feb

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 AM

St. Mary's Catholic Church 160 N. Spring Street Bluffton, OH 45817 Get Directions »
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  • 02/23/2024

    Thank You for being The Best Mother Ever. ❤️

  • 02/21/2024

    The staff of Putnam County Hospice sends our deepest sympathy for your loss. We will keep Angela and all his family and friends in our thoughts and prayers.

  • 02/20/2024

    We are sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Alan and Elaine you have our sympathy at this time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • 02/20/2024

    I am so sorry for your loss. I have such fond memories of Aunt Angie. She was a kind a generous woman.

  • 02/20/2024

    You have our deepest sympathy! Peter and Patricia Clementz

  • 02/19/2024

    Sorry for your loss! Please accept my condolences.

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