Theodore “Ted” Schloder, 64, of 172 Cross Road, St. Marys, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at the Elk Regional Health Center.
He was born October 17, 1948 in St. Marys, son of the late Clarence W. “Toot” and Lydia McGonigal Schloder, Sr. He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended St. Marys Schools. He had been self-employed at the former Schloder’s Garage and had been employed at Windfall Products.
On May 2, 1968 in the St. Mary’s Church, he married Ellen M. Manning, who survives. He is also survived by a daughter, Ann Schloder of St. Marys; four grandchildren, Derrick Schloder and his fiancée Kristin Mohney, Nathan Parana, Jodi Parana and Susan Decker; a sister, Judy Blessel of St. Marys; and three brothers, Clarence “Bill” Schloder, Jr. of St. Marys, Timothy “Tim” Schloder of St. Marys and John R. Schoder of St. Marys.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-mother, Theresa Schloder.
Mr. Schloder was a member of the St. Mary’s Church.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the St. Mary’s Church on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Meinrad Lawson, OSB, Pastor, as celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Saturday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 AM.