Ernest "Ernie" Schroeder II, 75, of Beaufort, passed away on December 7, 2019. He is survived by his wife, Sarah Schroeder, brother, John; two sisters, Kate and Sybil; and his daughter, Carrie Jane; and his son, Ernie III.
Ernie was a brilliant inventor, self taught engineer and modeler. He will be missed by many people who enjoyed his wit, wide range of knowledge, and loving support.
A memorial service will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 PM on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at the Pass It On Building on the corner of 20th and Bay St in Morehead City, NC.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Friends of North Carolina Maritime Museum at MaritimeFriends.org.