Rita H. Schultz, 83
Rita H. Schultz (Schneider) of Sheboygan
passed away on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2008, at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial
Medical Center at the dear age of 83.
Born into the loving arms of the late Christian and Regina (Wiedemeyer)
Schnieder on Nov. 30, 1924, in West Bend.
Rita was raised in the rural West Bend area, living on her parentsí
She met, and married the love of her life, Willard A. Schultz, on June 23,
1948, at Holy Angelís Catholic Church in West Bend; together raising
Rita loved spending her time with many activities including embroidering,
sewing, playing cards and gardening; she also loved to listen to her polka
Rita is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Willard A. Schultz;
her three adoring children, Kenneth (Suzanne) Schultz of West Allis,
Thomas (Margie) Schultz of Cedar Grove and Christine (Dennis) Schulte of
Tacoma, Wash. She will be missed greatly by 11 grandchildren and 12
great-grandchildren. She is further survived by two sisters and one
brother; nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sons, Lawrence and
A funeral service for Rita was held on Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Phillip
Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI 53095) at 7
p.m. with Fr. Rick Wendell officiating.
Burial was at St. Huberts Cemetery at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, in
Family and friends visited from 5 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, 338-2050; www.phillipfuneralhome.com.