MOUNDRIDGE - Stanley “Stan” Leo Schrag, 88, passed away April 20, 2019. He was born rural Moundridge Nov. 30, 1930 to Philip Eugene and Olga Rena (Waltner) Schrag. He attended school in Burton, graduated Moundridge High School class of 1948, and attended Bethel College 1 year.
He married Roberta “Bert” (Vogts) May 2, 1954; she died April 4, 2019, 28 days before they could celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary. He was the co-owner of Schrag Builders and Electrical and R&S Mini Storage, Korean and Vietnam vet later transferring to the National Guard retiring as First Lieutenant. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, commander of Rosser C. Frasier post No. 340, past president of the 5th district American Legion, Mid Ks Credit Union board 42 years, Moundridge councilman three terms, founding member of the Moundridge Recreation Commission, founding member of the Moundridge Jaycees, Lutheran Layman’s League, Board member of the McPherson County Court house restoration, Moundridge ambulance in the late ‘60s early ‘70s, Volunteer policeman in the ‘70s.
Stan is survived by sons Jimmy and Janet Schrag, Moundridge, Todd Schrag and Michael Lovitt, Lincoln, Nebraska, grandson Christopher Summers, Nashville, daughter Tammy and granddaughter Katie Giroux Greely, Colorado. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Roberta “Bert”, grandson Trevor Giroux, brother Arlis Schrag and sister in law Delma Powers.
Military honors will be held Wednesday April 24, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the Mound Township Cemetery with a memorial service at 2:30 p.m. at the West Zion Mennonite Church, Moundridge.
Memorials are suggested to Mercy Hospital, Moundridge, in care of Moundridge Funeral Home, PO Box 410, Moundridge, KS 67107.