Obituary of Dr. Orville C. Schroeder
- Obituary of Dr. Orville C. Schroeder
Victoria Advocate Online
4 Apr 2004
Dr. Orville C. Schroeder
April 4, 2004
BEEVILLE - Dr. Orville Charles Schroeder, 76, of Beeville, died Friday,
April 2, 2004.
He was born August 10, 1927, in Brenham, to Alice Kramer and the late
William Schroeder. He was a retired optometrist, graduated with a Bachelor
of Science from Baylor University and an Optometric Doctorate from the
University of Houston, was a fifty-year member of the Texas and National
Optometric Association, served on the Texas State Optometric Association
Legislative Committee, served on the Advisory Committee to the Texas Dept.
of Human Resources representing Optometry, was active in the Southcentral
Texas Optometric Association, served as President of the Beeville Country
Club and Rotary Club, served as chairman of Bee County Democratic Party, the
United Way, and participated in several other local organizations.
Survivors: wife, Mattie Schroeder; daughter, Debbie Coldeway of Beeville;
two grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: son, Doug Schroeder.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday at Galloway & Sons Chapel.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Faith Lutheran Church, the Pastor Don
Burial will be at Beeville Memorial Park. Galloway & Sons, Funeral
Directors, Beeville, 361-358-2512.
Memorials: Glaucoma Research College of Optometry with the University of
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