Charles G. Schultz Jr.
Charles G. Schultz Jr., 74, of Sioux City passed away Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 at his residence.
Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Roder, Celebrant. A visitation will be held one hour prior to service time. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Logan Park Cemetery. Due to the ongoing pandemic, masks and social distancing are required. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Berger Northside Chapel. Online condolences can be expressed at www.meyerbroschapels.com.
Charles was born Sept. 12, 1946, in Sioux City, the son of Charles G. Sr. and Wanetta J. (Watterson) Schultz. He grew up in Sioux City and graduated from Riverside High School in 1964. On Jan. 22, 1966, he married Sue A. Mogar in Moville, Iowa. To this union, two children were born. Sue preceded Charles in death on April 15, 2018.
Charles enlisted in the United States Army in 1966. He served as a combat medic and was stationed at Fort Carson in Colorado. Following his discharge from the Army in 1971, Charles began working as a home improvement contractor. He also worked at Home Depot for 11 years.
Charles was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He volunteered at Kirk Hansen Baseball Field for over 25 years. At the ball field, he coached little league and umpired. He was also on the park board and the little league board. He founded the Muskrat Lodge in 1988.
Charles was a lifelong drag racer; he raced in Marion, S.D., in his youth. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, gardening, and model trains. He also enjoyed golfing in the Westside Golf League and playing cribbage in the Riverside Cribbage League.
He is survived by his son, Scott (Brook) Schultz of Sioux City; daughter Mickey Schultz of Midland, Texas; brother Kelly Schultz of Sioux City; grandchildren Daniel Schultz, Jessica Schultz, Emili Schultz, Cole Schultz; and one great-grandchild.
Charles was preceded in death by his wife; parents; grandson Tony; and sister Kay Schultz.