Ronnie Gene Schroeter

SHOBONIER — Ronnie Gene Schroeter, 61, of Shobonier passed away Friday November 11, 2016.

obit-pictureHe was born November 2, 1955 in Centralia, son of Alvin Pennington and Gladys (Thompson) Pennington.

He is survived by his fiancé, Cydney Ball of Shobonier; a step-son and a step-daughter; two step-children; four sisters, Tena Burton, Sherri Feazel, Carolyn Carpenter, and Debbie Redman; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Tommy Williams; and two sisters, Susie Williams and Diane Hendricks.

Ronnie worked for Johnson Heating and Cooling for many years. He was a member of the Temple Baptist Church in Centralia, where he drove the church bus. He was an outdoorsman, enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening. He also enjoyed taking care of his home, an avid music lover and enjoyed playing the Harmonica. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with family and friends.

Per Ronnie’s wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and a visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia.

Memorial Donations may be made to the family and will be accepted at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia which is assisting the family with arrangements.

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