Schulz Jr., Jerald O.
Jerald O. Schulz, Jr., age 54, of 309 N 44th St, Manitowoc, passed away peacefully on Monday evening, December 31, 2012 at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Manitowoc.
He was born on April 2, 1958, in Shawano, WI, son of Jerald O. Schulz, Sr. and Donna (Vigue) Duffeck. Jr. was a graduate of Manitowoc Lincoln High School with the class of 1977. He received a Janitorial Degree from LTC in 1977 as well. Jerald was employed at various locations, including the shipyards and at Red Lobster in Green Bay. He always had a smile for everyone. Jr. Enjoyed WWF wrestling, The Milwaukee Brewers, Green Bay Packers and all types of sports. He also enjoyed talking on his C.B. radio where his handle was "Sgt. Pepper" . Jr. liked to walk each day and would be seen happily waving to everyone passing by.
Survivors include one daughter: Catherine Elaine Schulz, Manitowoc; his parents: Jerome and Donna Duffeck, Manitowoc; his father: Jerald O. Schulz, Sr., Crivitz;; seven brothers and sisters: Dave (Katie) Schulz, Christine (Pete) Hauterbrook, Paula Bergsbaken and her partner Dave Katzenmeyer, Melissa (Rick) Oestreich, Jeff (Sheila) Duffeck, Mary Beth (Allen) Kindt and Jena Marie (Randy) Oestreich. Many nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, other relatives and friends also survive. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Jeffery Dale Schulz and Jay Jerome Duffeck; and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Cremation has occurred at All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at St Francis of Assisi on Waldo, N 14th St and Waldo Blvd., Manitowoc. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Dave Pleier. Jerald's cremated remains will be laid to rest at Calvary Cemetery, Manitowoc at a later date.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at St Francis of Assisi on Waldo, N 14th St and Waldo Blvd., Manitowoc from 9:30 AM until the time of services at 10:30 AM.
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The Pfeffer Funeral Home and All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc are assisting the family with funeral arrangements.