In Memory of Ellen Mae Hansen Schroeder
Born July 25, 1933, Passed Sept. 23, 2018
Ellen grew up in Shandon, Calif. And attended all 12 yrs of school there.
Ellen’s ancestors began arriving in the Shandon area in 1885. Her parents Nona Vivan Shaw and Edgar Morten Hansen, both born and raised in the Paso Robles and Shandon areas.
Ellen married Milton Lee Schroeder on April 26, 1952. They started their family with the births of son David Morten Schroeder in 1953, and daughter Connie Jean Schroeder Duncan in 1954. Ellen was associated with many groups and organizations: The Paso Robles Area Historical Society, Bethlehem - Estero Pines No. 95 O.E.S., Native Daughters, SLO County Farm Bureau Women, Happy Trails R.V., Shandon United Methodist Church, Shandon School Bond Oversight Committee, and the Bunco Babes. One of the last honors she had was 2017 Pioneer Day Queen. Mom, Grandma, friend, neighbor, she filled our lives with happiness and sweet memories that will carry in our hearts forever.
Love you Mom, Happy Birthday.