Arnold (Gene) Schultz 1928 - 2012 Tonganoxie
Arnold (Gene) Schultz, 84, Tonganoxie, KS, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Funeral service will be 11 am Saturday June 9, 2012 at the Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will follow in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie. The family will receive friends from 5-8 pm Friday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Gene was born May 4, 1928 in Tonganoxie, KS, the son of Edward and Thelma (Strouse) Schultz. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the Tonganoxie Christian Church, and the Tonganoxie VFW post #9271. He was united in marriage in 1956 in Tonganoxie to Joann Champion, she survives of the home. Gene worked as a grocer and the owner of Champion I.G.A., Tonganoxie, and after retiring worked for Cabelas and the KU maintenance department.
Other survivors include; two daughters, Debbie (Don) Patton, Reading, KS; Diane (Kent) Flewelling, Tonganoxie, KS; one sister, Patricia Kimberlin, Montrose, CO; and 4 grandchildren, Mitch (Briana) Flewelling, Taylor Flewelling, Kimberly (Brandon) Schneider, and Joseph Patton.
The family suggests memorials to the Tonganoxie Christian Church, or the LMH Oncology. For online condolence please go to www.quisenberryfh.com