Karl R. Schultz

Karl R. Schultz

Karl R. Schultz of Chadds Ford, PA passed away on August 23, 2013 with his wife, Barbara at his side, after a courageous battle with heart failure. He was 77 years old. Born in Lodz, Poland on August 10, 1936, he was the son of the late Karl A. Schultz and the late Lidia Tonn Schultz. Karl came to the United States in 1952 and honorably served in the United States Marine Corps after completing high school. He furthered his education at Upsala College in NY, earning a BS degree in chemistry while working full-time. A DuPont Company employee for 37 years, Karl held a multitude of positions and retired in 2000 as an environmental consultant.

He was the beloved husband of Barbara Lee Shultz (nee Reno) since 1989; father of Chris Reno and his wife Toni, Eric Reno and his wife Luann and Seth Reno and his wife Michelle; grandfather of Logan, Preston, Bianca, Colin and Casey; brother of Ursula Schreck; uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Per Karl's wishes, his memorial and interment will be held by his family at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of the Delaware Valley Chapter, 2004 Sproul Rd, Broomall, PA 19008 {http://www.cff.org/chapters/delawarevalley/} or the Muscular Dystrophy Association, National Headquarters, 3300 E. Sunrise Drive, Tucson, AZ 85718 {http://mda.org/}.






Funeral Home

Longwood Funeral Home of Matthew Genereux
913 East Baltimore Pike Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 388-6070

Published in The News Journal on Sept. 8, 2013