Catawba, SC – Mr. Keith LeRoy Schroeder, 77, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017 at the Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House.

Memorial services will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 10 am at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel with Reverend Gerald Bennett officiating.  Following the service, the family will receive friends at the home of his grandson, Steven Meade, 1518 Shadewood Court, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Mr. Schroeder was a native of Appleton, MN and the son of the Vivian Christianson Heinicke and late Everett Schroeder.  He was a retired veteran of the US Army and US Air Force with 20 years of service. He was of the Lutheran faith. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his daughter, Anita Carlson, and step-father, Harold Heinicke.

Mr. Schroeder is survived by his wife of 55 years, Renate Werner Schroeder of the home; his mother, Vivian Heinicke of Appleton, Minnesota; his daughters, Margot Meade (John) of Rock Hill, Heidi Kastner (Reggie), Betty Bakken and Debbie Schroeder, all of Minnesota; and his brother, Richard Schroeder of Minnesota son-in-law, Dean Carlson, of Oxford, NC, 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hospice & Community Care, PO Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

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