Dean Schroeder, 51, of Chambersburg, Pa., died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, in Chambersburg.
Born March 4, 1961, in California, he was the son of William and Jane Umberger Schroeder of California.
Aside from his parents, Dean is survived by two brothers, Paul Schroeder of Massachusetts, and Brent Schroeder of California; a sister, Peggy Rogers; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. in GEARS Community Center, 70 S. Poplar St., Elizabethtown, PA 17022. The Rev. Pearse Frazier will officiate.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service at GEARS Community Center.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in Dean's honor to Western Heights Middle School, 1300 Marshall St., Hagerstown, MD 21740 with special note that donations are for books for the school's media center.
Arrangements are entrusted to Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg.
Condolences may be expressed at www.geiselfuneralhome.com.