Francis H. Schulteis

Francis H. Schulteis of Hartford passed to Eternal Life on Saturday, July 7, 2007 at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford. He was 85 years old.He was born May 6, 1922 in Richfield to Frank and Elizabeth (nee Gass) Schulteis. He married Lucille Jochem on Nov. 20, 1943 at St. Peter Catholic Church in Slinger. Francis served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a member of St. Kilian Catholic Church. Francis worked for Midas International Stamping Corp. for 32 years. He enjoyed planting his garden, woodworking and loved spending time with his family.

Francis is survived by his children, Gerald (Verda) of Iron Ridge, Thomas (Kathy) of Hartford, Joanie (Pat) Frank of Hartford, Dennis (Linda) of Rubicon, Christine of Hartford and Mark (Sue) of Rubicon; a daughter-in-law, Susan Schulteis of Hartford; a son-in-law, Steve Hartl; 28 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Bea Schulteis of Slinger. He is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Lucille; a son, David; a daughter, Marion; a son-in-law, Jim Lang; a special friend, Bea Porter; two sisters and two brothers.

Funeral services for Francis were Tuesday, July 10, 2007 at the Shimon Funeral Home, Hartford, with Father David LaPlante officiating. Family greeted relatives and friends on Tuesday at the funeral home prior to the service. Interment was at St. Kilian Cemetery Hartford.

Shimon Funeral Home assisted the family.