Erna Schroeder, age 85, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023 at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Somerset in Somerville, NJ. Born and raised in Grosswallstadt, Germany, Erna loved fashion and worked as a seamstress. In 1962, Erna moved to Meadowbrook, PA where she worked at Holy Redeemer Hospital.
Erna resided in Warren for over 50 years. While living in Warren, Erna created a beautiful home, served fine meals enjoyed by many, and for several years worked for the Schering-Plough Corporation in the packaging department. She was a loving wife and mother and a wonderful friend to many.
Erna was a faithful long-time communicant of Our Lady of the Mount Roman Catholic Church in Warren and a member of the German Club in Clark. Erna enjoyed staying active with aqua aerobics and bowling.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Werner Schroeder, her son Glenn Schroeder and his wife, Teresa. She is also survived by two sisters, Else and Rita, and many nieces and nephews.
Cremation services were held privately. There are no funeral services scheduled currently.