Pepper was raised in the St.
Louis Area attending school at McClure where she graduated with the class of
1971. She attended Community College at
In 1988 she moved to
Pepper was an avid animal
lover and taught obedience classes for over 12 years in the St. Louis Area. She
had belonged to Australian Shepherds Club of America (ASCA) and the North
County Obedience Club,
Pepper was a key player in getting Australian Shepherds recognized by the American Kennel Club. She had developed a foundation stock that included a hall of fame Sire and numerous best in show titles. She actively showed dogs and taught the standards to her daughter.
She married her husband,
Survivors include her
husband of 23 years: Daniel Schroeder; a daughter: Jamie Orr of
Pepper was preceded in death
by her father: Lyle and a sister: Amy Ludwig.
Graveside Funeral Services
Visitation will be