A Memorial Visitation for Wayne L. “Butch” Schroeder will be held Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. A Funeral Mass will be said at 12:00 p.m., Friday, February 28th at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 33 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. The Interment will be private.
Wayne passed away peacefully on February 20, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Angela (nee Farruggia) Schroeder; loving father of Maria Smith and Brian (Erica) Schroeder; devoted grandfather of Alexis (Christopher) Shubra, Amanda (Bryan) Bailey, Gabriella Schroeder and Zoey Schroeder; cherished great-grandfather of Norah Bailey and Parker Bailey; supportive brother-in-law of Eleanor Javor and Sam (Evelyn) Farruggia; fond uncle of Michael (Cary Fisher) Javor and the late Jimmy Javor.
Wayne was a proud supporter of his alma mater, the University of Illinois and numerous children’s charities. He had a long and successful career at Aon Corporation for over 40 years and was the CFO of AON’s offices in Central and South America. Wayne was an avid golfer and skeet shooter and long time member of Medinah Country Club.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Wayne’s name to be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 1702 E. Highland Ave., Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85016, or visit www.wish.org and to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or visit www.stjude.org.