Obituary for Otto H. Schrader, Sr.
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Otto H. Schrader, Sr.

May 26, 1932 ~ May 18, 2017 (age 84)

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Otto H. Schrader Sr., of Oak Ridge, NC, 84, died Thursday May 18, 2017 at Memory Care Of the Triad.

Graveside funeral services will be 11:00AM Monday May 22, 2017 at Mt. Gur Cemetery in Kernersville.

Born on May 26, 1932 in Teaneck, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Otto Schrader and Augusta Haubrock Schrader. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary E. Schrader in April 2006 and grandson Evan P. Schroeder in August 2001.  Otto served in the US Air Force 1951 - 1953.

Surviving are his two daughters, Katherine Schrader of Bowling Green, KY and Karen Pierce Schroeder and husband David of Tenafly, NJ; five sons, James T. Pierce of Candor, NC, Robert Schrader and wife Kerri of Hampstead, NC, Steven M. Pierce and his wife Rita of Binghamton, NY , Otto H. Schrader Jr. and wife Rhonda of Wallburg, NC, Thomas K. Schrader and wife Angela of Kernersville, NC;

five grandchildren, Katrina Lowe, Steven Pierce, Justin Schroeder  and his wife Heather, Marissa Pierce and Piper Schrader; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Annelise Schrader Leedy and husband Thomas Kowalski of Catonsville, MD. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Humane Society Of the Piedmont.

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 Service Information

Graveside Service
May 22, 2017

11:00 AM
Mt. Gur Cemetery
380 W Bodenheimer Street
Kernersville, NC 27284

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