Theodore J. SchroederTheodore J. Schroeder, age 86, peacefully passed away Thursday afternoon, June 13, 2013, at his home south of Cavalier, ND, after fighting a long battle with cancer.
Ted (or Teddy, to some) was born October 7, 1926, on the same farmstead he lived on for most of his life. He was the youngest of 10 children born to George and Mary (Hartz) Schroeder. Ted grew up helping his dad farm and raise dairy cattle. He learned to drive at a very young age and loved to tell the stories of that and other experiences while growing up. He attended school in Cavalier and graduated from Cavalier High School in 1945.