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“Melissa-Carl and I were shocked to hear of Ken's passing. We will greatly miss him, so will our eyes. Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. ”
1 of 34 | Posted by: Betina Bartels - Delhi, OH

“I am so saddened to hear of Dr. Kenneth Schroer's passing. He has been our family Ophthalmologist for many years. It was always a pleasure to speak...Read More »
2 of 34 | Posted by: Jennifer McGuire - CINCINNATI, OH

“Tim and family. We are so sorry to hear of your father’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. The Palmiere family. ”
3 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“Melissa and Family-I am so sorry to learn that Ken passed away. Truly a wonderful person! And he loved His family more than anything on this earth....Read More »
4 of 34 | Posted by: Susan Lameier-Smith - OH - Friend

“I just heard the news as Covid has kept me somewhat isolated. It was a great pleasure to coach Kenny in Track at Elder High School. He was also...Read More »
5 of 34 | Posted by: Steve Spencer - Cincinnati, OH

“It was a great surprise to hear the loss of Dr. Kenneth Schroer. He was our family's eye doctor for over a decade. He was such a wonderful doctor and...Read More »
6 of 34 | Posted by: Bode, Bola, Dayo & Erin Olakanmi - OH

“Dr. Schroeder was my mom's (Joan Spade) doctor and mine , we are so sorry for your loss, he was always upbeat and a caring doctor. Prayers for...Read More »
7 of 34 | Posted by: Brenda Spade

“I'm so sorry to just find out. He was my eye doctor. He was always kind and personable. I was just thinking it was time to go visit. He took good...Read More »
8 of 34 | Posted by: Virginia Volle - Cincinnati, OH

“Our deepest sympathy goes out to Melissa Tm and Matthew ”
9 of 34 | Posted by: Nettie and Joe Meisberger - OH

“Dr. Schroer was a fine physician and an even better person. He'll be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with Dr. Melissa Schroer and the entire...Read More »
10 of 34 | Posted by: DEREK JOHNSON - Cincinnati, OH

“I am sorry to hear that Dr Ken Schroer died. He was my eye Doctor for many years. I will keep Dr. Melissa Schroer and family in our prayers ”
11 of 34 | Posted by: Donald Faber - Cincinnati, OH

“My most sincere condolences to the entire Schroer family. My heart is broken over your loss. Ken (Kenny) was my first friend on Cassandra Ct. He...Read More »
12 of 34 | Posted by: Paula Joerling - Atlanta, GA

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Ken was a very kind man. I enjoyed talking with him when he would shop at Remke when it was still open. He would...Read More »
13 of 34 | Posted by: Jami Daniel - Cincinnati, OH

“Melissa, Tim and Matthew, I am so sorry for your loss. I send you my deepest condolences. We all lost a wonderful doctor and friend who will be...Read More »
14 of 34 | Posted by: Nancy Cavanaugh - CINCINNATI, OH

“Dr Schroer was my doctor and was so nice and helpful.May god watch over him.My condolences to his family. ”
15 of 34 | Posted by: tom goff - cincinnati, OH

“To Melissa and her sons, I just found out about your husband and I am so sorry. I could tell he was a kind and generous man just from watching him...Read More »
16 of 34 | Posted by: Linda Pelley - Cincinnati, OH

“Dr. Schroer had been my optometrist for over 25 years. He was one of the kindest, sweetest men I have ever known. My heart breaks for his wonderful...Read More »
17 of 34 | Posted by: Beverly Thie - Cincinnati, OH

“I my a patient of both Melissa and Ken, my thoughts, prayers and love are with the family. ”
18 of 34 | Posted by: Annette Branigan - Cincinnati, OH

“Melissa and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I loved telling everyone that you two shared an office building because it is just one of the...Read More »
19 of 34 | Posted by: Tabitha Swett - Burlington, KY

“We are so very sorry to hear about this. Much love and prayers.Allison, Carolyn, Jack, Elizabeth, Josephine ”
20 of 34 | Posted by: Allison Finley

“My kids and I are patients of both Melissa and Ken. Both are extremely amazing, kind and genuine people. I will keep you all in my thoughts and...Read More »
21 of 34 | Posted by: Shannon Cruse - Cincinnati, OH

“I am sorry for your loss. I realize your son played sports with my son, Bobby Seitz. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
22 of 34 | Posted by: Patricia Seitz - Cincinnati, OH

“Doctor Schroer was my eye doctor. When I was pregnant last year, he told me that you know your parents love you, but you don't understand just how...Read More »
23 of 34 | Posted by: Natalie Wandstrat - CINCINNATI, OH

“I had the pleasure of meeting Ken 20 years ago when I first called on Melissa. Going to their office was always the best part of my day because I...Read More »
24 of 34 | Posted by: Julie Bockenstette - Indianapolis, IN

“Kenny,I will miss our catching up conversations at the KOA. Melissa, you and Ken May be one of the cutest couples of all time. Lois and I send our...Read More »
25 of 34 | Posted by: Jim Luckett - Louisville, KY

“Schroer family,My condolences and prayers to your family on the loss of one great guy. Ken was my eye doctor, loved him. Always upbeat, patient,...Read More »
26 of 34 | Posted by: Fran Feldman - Cincinnati, OH

“My deepest condolences to your family! I was a patient of Dr. Ken Schroer. I know his patients will miss him dearly!! I loved going to see him, he...Read More »
27 of 34 | Posted by: Karen McPeak - Cincinnati, OH

“Prayers for your beautiful family; Michael and I are so sorry. You were blessed to have such a wonderful husband, father, brother and friend. God...Read More »
28 of 34 | Posted by: Beverly Sullivan - Edgewood, KY

“So sorry for Melissa and the boys. We will always miss that great smile that he had when you walked into his shop in Delhi. It was your shop and he...Read More »
29 of 34 | Posted by: Bill Kasper - Cincinnati, OH

“To Dr. Melissa & Family, and to his brother Tom and Staff of Schroer Eye Center,Ken was an outstanding colleague and friend, always looked forward to...Read More »
30 of 34 | Posted by: Michael Giovanetti - Cincinnati, OH

“We are so very sorry for your loss. We only knew Ken from Schroer's eye center. What a great person and Dr. We will miss him dearly. Prayers ”
31 of 34 | Posted by: Victoria Ryles - Cincinnati, OH

“I knew Ken well when he practiced in Louisville. One of my all-time favorite people. What a tragic loss. ”
32 of 34 | Posted by: Steve Bloom - Louisville, KY

“THE SCHROER FAMILY,Sending My Deepest Sympathy And Condolences To Each Of You.I Worked And Assisted (Only Knew Him As Our One Of A Kind "Dr. Schroer"...Read More »
33 of 34 | Posted by: Jennia Stringer - Florence, KY

“So sorry for your loss. Ken was a great guy and the best neighbor. He will be missed by all. ”
34 of 34 | Posted by: cathy dezarn - cincinnati, OH


Kenneth James Schroer, beloved husband of Melissa Schroer (nee Diballa) – the love of his life - and proud father of Timothy and Matthew Schroer. Passed away surrounded by his family on Monday, August 17th. Born December 30th, 1960, Ken is the son of the late Elmer and Mary Margaret (Malloy) Schroer. Ken is the brother of Len (Cecilia), Tom (Mary Jane) , Terry (Karen), Pat (Mary Beth) and Doug (Sandi) Schroer. Ken is the beloved uncle and cousin to many. He was a man of deep, abiding faith, love of family and put his faith into action daily by serving his community as a local optometrist. His family will miss his wit, wisdom and unwavering love and will work to live by his example. Visitation Meyer Funeral Home, 5864 Bridgetown Road, on Friday from 4:00PM to 8:00PM. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday 10:00AM at St. Lawrence Church, 3680 Warsaw Avenue. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Christ Hospital Foundation, 2123 Auburn Avenue, Suite 528, Cincinnati, OH 45219 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.