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    P.O. Box 9
    Sturgis, MI 49091

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Robert Russell Schrader age 75 of Sturgis, Michigan passed away Thursday evening January 12, 2017 at the Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
He was born June 6, 1941 in Sturgis, Michigan son of the late Wilmer "Jake" and Rachel (Gross) Schrader.
Robert was a lifelong Sturgis resident. On January 25, 1960 he married Patricia JoAnn Jordan in Sturgis. She died December 7, 2012.
Bob had been employed Ruud Industries, the Harter Corporation and Formed Tubes all in Sturgis and Marco Industries in LaGrange, Indiana.
Bob enjoyed fishing, hunting, mushroom hunting and camping and loved spending time with his family especially his granddaughters and great granddaughter.
He is survived by one daughter: Tina (James) Lung of Sturgis; one son: Carl Schrader of Sturgis; daughter-in-law: Sherry Mullins of Sturgis; three granddaughters: Crystal Schrader, Kaylyn (Andrew) Korteway and Sierra Bauman; one great granddaughter: Kristlyn Korteway; two brothers: Ronald (Sharon) Schrader of Benzonia and Joe (Chris) Schrader of Escanaba and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and one son: Robert Ray Schrader, February 21, 2012; one grandson: Angel Schrader and one brother: Pete Schrader.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Tuesday at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331. Funeral services celebrating the life of Robert Russell Schrader will be held at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home. The Rev. Rodger Moyer of the Sturgis Evangelical Church will officiate. A graveside committal will follow the service at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Sturgis.
Memorial donations would be appreciated to the Hackman Family Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 9, Sturgis, MI 49091 to help with the expenses.