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Obituaries: Herman Erich Schroeder

September 20, 2021

September 16, 1935 – September 13, 2021
Cornwall, N.Y.

Herman Erich Schroeder, of Cornwall, N.Y. entered into eternal rest on September 13, 2021 at the Kaplan Family Hospice Residence, Newburgh, N.Y. He was 84 years old.

The son of the late Erich Schroeder and Anna (Munk) Schroeder, Herman was born on September 16, 1935 in Englewood, N.J.

Herman was a retired Project Manager for Bond Construction Company in Monroe, NY for 40 years.

Herman honorably and proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. Herman remained in contact with Stan Kelly of New York City and several other “Army Buddies” across the U.S.

He was an active member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Cornwall and volunteered at Good Shepard Soup Kitchen. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him.

Herman is survived by his loving sister: Else (Schroeder) Ellett in Colorado and her son Andrew; his cousin: Robert Schroeder, Sr. and his wife Linda; cousin: Irene Murray of New Jersey; and cousins: Linda Potyak and her husband Joseph and their children Madeline, Joseph and Kyle. Also, Herman will be missed by cousin: Robert Schroeder, Jr. and his son Robert III of Massachusetts. The Jansen Family of Florida were childhood friends of Herman, so his passing will be a great loss for them.

Regardless of vaccination status, individuals must continue to wear masks and be socially distanced in church.

The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 25th at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 66 Clinton Street Cornwall, N.Y.; Rev. Suzanne Toro will officiate. Inurnment will take place following the Service in St. John’s Episcopal Church Columbarium.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences, please go to


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