1001 Second Ave.
Rockford, IL 61104
Born: Thursday, August 14, 1930
Passed: Saturday, December 26, 2015
12/29/2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fred C. Olson Chapel
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Westminster Presbyterian Church
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Rebecca Schroer, 85, of Rockford, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2015, at Wesley Willows. Born August 14, 1930, in Monroe, Michigan; the daughter of Wayne and Mildred (McMillin) Whisler. She received her Bachelor's degree from Illinois State University where she majored in education. She was a teacher in Savanna, Illinois and Rockford, Illinois. Rebecca married Philip P. Schroer on August 25, 1955, in Savanna, Ill; he predeceased her February 20, 2014. She was a longtime member of Westminster Presbyterian and belonged to the National Education Association and Illinois Education Association.
She is survived by her children, Elizabeth Harvey, Polly (John Bouchey) Sappington, and Martha (Jeff) Whitford; grandchildren, Nikki Whitford, Andrew and Matthew Sappington; and numerous loving friends. Also predeceased by her parents; brother, Wayne E. Whisler; and sister-in-law, Viola Whisler.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2821 N. Bell School Rd. with Rev. Brad Rogers officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday, December 29, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave. Rockford. Memorials to Westminster Presbyterian Church.