William ‘Bud’ A. Schultz
March 12, 1931 — Aug. 11, 2017

William “Bud” A. Schultz of the Town of Genesee died peacefully Friday, August 11, 2017, following a short illness at the age of 86. He was born in West Allis on March 12, 1931, the son of Harvey and Hattie (nee Witte) Schultz.

On October 30, 1954, he married Marion Graf at Sherman Park Lutheran Church in Milwaukee; she preceded him in death on March 13, 2015. Bud was the founder and owner of Schultz Masonry, which he proudly operated for many years. He loved maintaining his yard and watching the animals and birds around his home. He also loved going to the casino with his wife, watching the Green Bay Packers and going fishing. Most of all he cherished the time he spent with his family and will be remembered as a devoted father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend.

He will be sadly missed by his children, Terrie Nelson of Waukesha, Michael (Cindy) Schultz of Winneconne, Steven (Patricia) Schultz of Sacramento, CA and Daniel (Cindy Grainger) Schultz of Waukesha. He was the proud grandfather of Sandra (Jason) Valentine, Vicki (Jason) Horvat, Maggie Schultz, Carrie Schultz, Emily (Jake) White, Kayla Schultz, Sunshine Bertolani, Dawn (Dean) Smith, Steven (Lauren) Bertolani, James Schultz, Jordin Schultz, Chris, Nicky and Gabby Grainger and Jacky (Michelle) Smith and great-grandfather of James, Lyla, Deacon, Vincent and Darrah Rose. He is further survived by his sister, Shirley (Ray) Tilley of Arizona, along with other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife Marion and his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Audrey Schultz.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 19, from 1 p.m. until the time of the 2:30 p.m. memorial service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262547-4035 or visit our website at for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.