Richard "Dick" A. Schultz, 71
March 12, 1943 - April 4, 2014
Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday April 8, 2014 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Saint Cloud for Richard "Dick" Schultz, age 71, of Saint Cloud, who passed away Friday at his home surrounded by his loving family. Rev. Mark Innocenti will officiate and burial will be at St. Marcus Cemetery in Clear Lake. Friends and relatives may visit after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at the church in Saint Cloud. Arrangements are entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids.
Dick was born on March 12, 1943 to Arthur and Gertrude (Scarr) Schultz in Little Falls. He married Lila Eiffert on November 28, 1963 in Little Falls and had resided in the Saint Cloud area ever since. Dick was the Meat Market Manager at Red Owl in Saint Cloud from 1961 until 1986. He worked as a Saint Cloud Township Volunteer Fire Fighter, Fire Chief, and Constable. Dick also worked for the City of Saint Cloud as a Fire Marshall. He was a member of the Saint Cloud Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 622, Central Minnesota Fire Chief Association, Ducks Unlimited, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association, and Minnesota Sheriff's Association. Dick enjoyed hunting with his grandchildren and spending time at the cabin on Lake Vermilion with friends and family. He took great pride in his yard and was a very generous and caring man who was exceptionally proud of his children and grandchildren.
Dick is survived by his wife Lila of 50 years; children, Wendy (Mike) Zimny of Saint Cloud, Todd (Ann) Schultz of Albany; grandchildren, Jenna, Sam and Mark Zimny and Abby and Luke Schultz; sister, Joanne Nelson of Randall; sister in law, Rachel Schultz of Moorhead; brother in law, Don Kedrowski of McKinley and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Karen Kedrowski; brother, William "Bill" Schultz; brother in law, Dale Nelson; and an infant daughter.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. John Johnson for his compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Coborn Cancer Center.
Obituary, guestbook and video tribute available online: www.williamsdingmann.com
Williams Dingmann Funeral Homes
324 2nd Avenue South Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
Published in the St. Cloud Times on Apr. 5, 2014