Susan Jane ‘Mo’ Schrader


Susan Jane “Mo” Schrader, 67, of Seymour, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Born July 13, 1948, in Columbus, she was the daughter of Lawrence and Dorotha Stilabower Wertz, both of whom preceded her in death. On Dec. 22, 1973, in Edinburgh, she married Micheal Schrader. He survives.

Susan received her Bachelor of Arts from Murray State University and her Masters from Indiana University. She worked for Centerstone as a case manager. She loved her family and especially spending time cooking, making noodles and doing crafts with her grandchildren. Susan was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Other survivors besides her husband of 42 years, include two sons, Branch (Amanda) Schrader and Grant (Jennifer Penner) Schrader; five grandchildren, Mia, Grace, Maely, Lane and Madison; and her brother, Richard (Becky) Wertz.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Laura Mae.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Voss Chapel with burial at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until time of service Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to Camp Lakeview Lutheran Camp, 13500 W. Lake Road, Seymour, IN 47274.