Ride in Peace: Hayward Power Sports' Byron Schroeder

Publish Date: 
Mar 12, 2014

HAYWARD, Wis. – Funeral services are scheduled March 13 for Bryon J. Schroeder, owner of Hayward Power Sports and other area businesses, who died March 8. He was 56.

Bryon James Schroeder was born and raised in Minnesota. The serial entrepreneur moved to Hayward in 1995 and started Whiplash Lake Resort, then Lost Land Lake Lodge. Not long after that he bought Mrotek’s riding stable and snowmobile dealership, which he developed into Hayward Power Sports. He was also the owner of Timber Ford in Hayward and a restaurant.

For many years he stood as president of Sawyer County Snowmobile and ATV Alliance and served on the governor’s council for snowmobiling.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. March 13 at the Hayward Wesleyan Church. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. March 12 at the Anderson-Nathan-Koerpel Funeral Home in Hayward and from 1 to 2 p.m. March 13 at the church. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be directed to Sawyer County Snowmobile and ATV Alliance, PO Box 163, Hayward, WI 54843.

Online condolences may be left at www.andersonnathan.com

Posted by Holly Wagner