Verna Ruth Schultz
June 1, 1925 — June 4, 2015
Verna Ruth Schultz, age 90, of Waukesha, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, June 4, 2015. She was born on June 1, 1925 in the Town of Harris, daughter of the late Ernest and Martha (Wachholz) Hillmer. Verna married Larry A. Schultz on August 14, 1946. Larry preceded her in death on October 8, 1992. She worked as a waitress at Buries Supper Club/Asia Restaurant in New Berlin for 30 years. What Verna enjoyed the most was spending time at her Wood Lake cabin in the Westfield area.
Survivors include her daughter, Janice Schultz of Waukesha; two sisters-in-law, Ellen Hillmer of Bend, Ore., and Doris Hillmer of Fond du Lac; and many nieces, nephews and their families and friends.
Verna was preceded in death by her three brothers, Elmer, Arnold (Betty) and Harold Hillmer; one sister, Adeline (Jerry) Ellinger.
A funeral service for Verna will be held on Monday, June 15, at 11:00 a.m. at Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home of Westfield with the Rev. Peter Schmidt officiating. Burial will be in Westfield East Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service.
Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Westfield, 608-296-2272, is serving the family. For online obituaries and condolences visit www.steinhaushollyfuneralhome.com.