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Obituary for Hildegard Maria Schroeder

Hildegard Maria Schroeder, lovingly known to all as “Oma”; 90, of Franklin, NC, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2023.

Oma moved to Franklin in 1982 from Cleveland, Ohio. She was a member of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church of Franklin.

Oma was born in Austria to the late Adolf and Marianna Moser Egger. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Otto Schroeder; two brothers, Wilhelm Egger and Richard Egger of Austria.

She is survived by her daughter Heidi Makinson (David) of Seneca, SC.

A funeral service will be held in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home, Monday, June 19, at 11am. The family will receive friends from 10-11am, one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Union United Methodist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.