Funeral services will be held on Wednesday July 8, 2015 at 11a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Clyman with Rev. Michael Schempf officiating. Burial will be at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Clyman. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Wednesday from 10 am until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. John’s Lutheran Church in Oxford or Zion Lutheran Church in Clyman.
Florence Schroeder was born on June 24, 1919 in Clyman the daughter of Walter and Helen (Schmidt) Schroeder. On July 14, 1938 she married E. Wilmer Parson at Zion Lutheran Church in Clyman. Wilmer preceded her in death in February of 1971. In October of 1971 she married Herbert W. Belcher at Zion Lutheran Church. He preceded her in death on March 9, 2005 Florence was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Clyman and a former member of St. John’s Lutheran Church and its Ladies Aid, in Oxford. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and growing vegetables.
Florence is survived by four grandchildren; Angie (Jeff) James of Neosho, Tim Parson of Beaver Dam, Brad (Cindy) Parson of Louviers, CO. and Naomi (Mike) Weber of Westminster, CO., six great-grandchildren; Tyler Parson, Colton Parson, Evan James, Laura James, Addison Weber and Vaughan Weber, two sisters; Gertrude Ullsperger of Waukesha and Lenore (Martin) Pett of West Hills, CA., nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Florence was also preceded in death by her parents, a son, Charles E. Parson and a brother Harold Schroeder.