Posted: February 1st, 2018

Schroter, Agnes Veronika

September 26, 1925 –

January 28, 2018

Agnes Veronika Schroter, better known as Vera Schroter, passed on January 28, 2018 at South Health Centre in Calgary, Alberta. Vera was born in Kinsella, Alberta on September 26, 1925 to Frank and Nettie Thompson and had two brothers Willie and Ivor. While working in Ardrossan, Alberta, Vera meet her husband to be Albert George Schroter and they were married July 20, 1946. They lived on the Schroter’s family farm in the Bremner District outside Edmonton. This is where they started raising their five children. Vera and her husband then later on moved to Lethbridge, Alberta were she kept her children busy with school, music and their various sports. After Vera’s children were grown and on their own, Vera and her husband Albert bought a farm near Myrnam, Alberta. After a few years they moved back to Lethbridge and purchased a laundromat which they successfully ran until retirement. After her husband passed on Vera moved to Calgary where she lived with her daughter Darlene and son-in-law Terry. There Vera was always a going concern keeping active and full of her playful spirit. Vera is preceded in death by her parents Frank and Nettie Thompson; brothers Willie and Ivor and beloved daughters Patricia (Grant) Cook and Gloria Schroter. Vera is survived by her children Perry A. (Kathy) Schroter, Deborah (Reno) Zucchelli, Darlene (Terry) Moroz; son-in-law Rob Lemorande; 12 grandchildren and 13 great- grandchildren. Vera was an awesome lady of grace and dignity, very devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother never forgetting a birthday or anniversary. Vera had a great ability of always keeping in touch with all family members far and near. Vera wished not to have a formal service, rather a private celebration of life. To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Vera, please visit

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