James Albert Schroer, 83, formerly of Manhattan and Jefferson City, Mo. died Sunday at the Decatur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. Mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, at Seven Dolors Catholic Church, Manhattan. Interment will follow in the Sunrise Cemetery, Manhattan. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan. A complete obituary is pending and will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.