ARLENE E. SCHRADER, 91, of St. Joseph County, IN, mother to retired Elder and North District Associate District Superintendent David Schrader, passed away on January 18, 2022.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 22, 2022, at Grace United Methodist Church, 3012 S. Twyckenham Drive, South Bend, IN. Graveside services and burial will follow at Bremen Cemetery in Bremen, IN. Visitation will take place on Friday, January 21, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Palmer Funeral Home—Hickey Chapel, 17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend, IN, as well on Saturday, January 22, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to the service.
Arlene is survived by her sister, June Nowacki; children, David (Pamela) Schrader and Cynthia (Rob) Wojtkowski; grandchildren, Sarah (David) Wilkinson, Jacqueline (Nicholas) Busch, Christopher (Kari) James, John Schrader, and Lauren (fiancé Braxton Freet) Wojtkowski; and great-grandchildren, Juniper Mae James, Luke Wilkinson, Ben Wilkinson and Sam Wilkinson.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Arlene may be donated to Saint Vincent DePaul Food Pantry, 520 Crescent Avenue, South Bend, IN 46617.
Condolences may be left for the family at the funeral home website.