Richard W. Schoeder, 88, of Belle Plaine, died Thursday at the Silver Bay Veteran’s Home in Silver Bay, Minnesota. Richard is survived by sons; Richard and Debbra Schroeder, of Belle Plaine, Loren and Sandy Schroeder, of Pasco, WA, daughters; Donita and Marlen Harris of Backus, MN, Marjean and Mark Nacke and Michelle and Ken Wurth all of Remsen, IA, a sister; Elfriede Cardin of Kansas and 18 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday at 10:30 AM from the Wagner Funeral Home of Belle Plaine. Visitation is 1 and 1/2 hours prior to service at the funeral home in Belle Plaine with a luncheon following the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.