Edward Schultz, of Mora, died on Friday, January 28, 2011 at a hospice residence in rural Mora. He was 82 years old.
A FUNERAL SERVICE will be held on Monday, January 31, 2011 at 9:30 AM with Mike Norton presiding at the Akkerman Ingebrand Chapel.
VISITATION will be on Sunday, January 30, 2011 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home from 2 PM-4PM.
INTERMENT will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Mora following the service. Military Honors will be provided by Mora American Legion.
Edward G. Schultz was born November 9, 1928 to Lydia Schwietzer and William Schultz in rural Ogilvie. He attended country school and worked on the family farm. He joined the United States Army in 1951 and served in the Korean War. After his discharge he was united in marriage to Alice Joyce Bankers in October of 1954.
Edward loved polka, old country music, attending festivals, enjoying beverages and finding a way to save money. He loved the rural life, cutting and burning wood, going on walks, gardening, fishing, puzzles and hunting. Edward loved his wife and children very much, teasing, joking and having fun. Edward leaves a lasting legacy and will be missed greatly by his family and friends.
Edward is survived by his three sons, Curtis and Charlene of Cambridge; Terance and Pam of Watertown; Les from New Ulm; and daughter, Sandra and husband Brian Nybo from Elk River; five grandchildren, Andrew, Megan, Nicole, Courtney, Aaron and three great-grandchildren Mason, May and Mari; brother-in-law Ray and Agnes Bankers from Mora; sister-in-law Lowell and Margaret Strombeck from Mora.
Edward was preceded in death by his wife, Alice; son, Lyle; brothers, Henry, Warren and sister, Ramona.
A Funeral Service was held on Monday, January 31, 2011 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home of Mora with Mike Norton presiding. Casket Bearers were Curtis Schultz, Terance Schultz, Les Schultz, Andrew Schultz, Brian Nybo, and Sandra Nybo. Interment was in the St. Mary’s Cemetery of Mora.