Maylene Schultz, 79, of Waupun, died Sunday, October 20, 2013 at The Christian Homestead in Waupun.
Maylene was born July 21, 1934 in the town of Waupun, the daughter of John F. and Agnes Loomis Armga. Maylene graduated from Waupun High School in 1952. Following graduation she was employed at National Rivet & Manufacturing. On July 3, 1954 she married James R. Schultz in Waupun. Following their marriage she helped out on the family farm and later returned to clerical work at Central Cable in Waupun, Miller Ford in Beaver Dam, and NAPA in Waupun. Maylene was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waupun. Maylene and Jim enjoyed snowmobiling in the area and in Northern Wisconsin.
Maylene is survived by her husband of 59 years, James R. Schultz of rural Waupun; two sons, Donald (Linda) Schultz of rural Waupun and Dale (Marcia) Schultz of rural Brandon; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; a sister, Viola “Bud” Kwakkel of Waupun; and several nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Maylene was preceded in death by a brother, Lester Armga; two sisters, Lois Skord and Agnes “Blondie” VandeKolk; and a great-grandson, Reed Schultz.
The family wishes to thank the staff at The Christian Homestead for the love and exceptional care given to Maylene the past five years.
Funeral services for Maylene Schultz will be held Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun with Rev. Wick Hubers officiating. Burial will follow at Cattaraugus Cemetery in the town of Waupun. Friends and relatives of Maylene Schultz may call on the family on Wednesday at the funeral home from 12 p.m. until the time of service.
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for address, further information and to post your condolences.