John Fredrick Schutz, 90, passed away June 6, 2013 in Canon City, CO. He was born in Lander, WY on April 15, 1923 to Fredrick J. and Hazel (Hildreth) Schutz. John was a veteran of the U.S. Army
, serving during WWII
. He was united in marriage to Betty Helen VanDenBos on September 11, 1956 in Camp Washington, WA. In 1960, John and Betty moved to Canon City. Mr. Schutz is survived by a niece, Kevan Ann Kelley of CA; and special friends, Mike and Vickie Benell. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty on April 11, 2008. Memorial Service will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Mountain Vale Memorial Park in Canon City. Arrangements handled through Wilson Funeral Home.