Alvin Arthur Schroll

Alvin A. Schroll

GirardAlvin A. Schroll, 86 of Girard, IL passed away Friday February 1, 2019 at Heritage Manor Springfield, IL.

Alvin was born May 6, 1932 in Dorchester, IL, a son of Charles M. and Florence (Holtorf) Schroll. He married Dorothy F. Goeller May 17, 1951 in Waynesville, MO. Alvin served over 22 years in the U.S. Army. Prior to serving in the Army he was a farm hand for Lee Kirby near Chatham, IL. After he retired from the service he worked as a maintenance engineer for FS Growmark in Springfield, IL and was a part time police officer in Southern View, IL.

Alvin is survived by his wife, Dorothy Schroll of Girard, IL, daughters, Susan Linden of Greenville, IL and Debra (Tom) Broms of Savage, MN, a son, Gary L. (Linda) Schroll of Tarpon Springs, FL, 9 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, a sister, Marge Pullian of Nilwood, IL, brothers, Don (Alvina) Schroll of Naples, FL, David (Diane) Schroll of New Port Richey, FL, and Bill Schroll of AZ, and several nieces and nephews. Preceding in death was his parents, twins, Alvin Schroll Jr. and Allen Schroll, and a son Allen Schroll Sr. a great granddaughter, Olivia Schroll and a sister, Doris Dickey.

Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday February 5, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Girard, IL, with funeral services at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday February 6, 2019 at the church. Rev. Benjamin Tyler Holt officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery Springfield, IL. Pallbearers: Gary Schroll, Kinney Schroll, Allen Schroll Jr., Travis Linden, Derek Wilson and Randy Lauterbach. Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church Girard, IL. Please visit: to leave a comment for the family.

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  1. Alvin i will miss they way you would always pick on me and called me Donald Duck because i love to sing.and how you get Aunt Dorothy to yell at you to stop picking on all the kids.I love you MAY YOU RIP

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