Theodor H. Schroeder, 92, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 29, 2019 at the Atrium at Navesink Harbor.
He was born in Brooklyn, NY to the late Theodor and Helen (Ohland) Schroeder. He resided in Maplewood, Sea Girt and Wall before moving in Red Bank.
Theodor worked for sixty years as a self-employed maritime consultant before retiring. Ted proudly served our country during WWII in the Navy.
He is predeceased by his parents and his brother, Edward Metzger.
Surviving is his wife of 63 years, Martha (Flickinger) Schroeder; also, his children and their spouses: Faith (Mitchell) Weiner of Middletown, Hope (Ken) Olenyik of Brielle and Frost (Felicia) Schroeder of Fair Haven as well as his five beloved grandchildren: Alexandra, Ted, Lauren, Hunter and Elin.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 12 noon at the Church in Brielle, 821 Riverview Drive, Brielle, NJ 08730. All other arrangements are under the direction of the John E. Day Funeral Home 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ 07701.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Theodor’s memory to Doctors Without Boarders or The Church in Brielle.
Please visit Theodor’s memorial website at www.johnedayfuneralhome.com