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Robert C Schultz

11/26/1926 - 03/04/2017

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date: 03/08/2017

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Robert C. Schultz, 90, of Muscatine, passed away on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at the Wilton Retirement Community.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Reverend Steve Cauley will officiate. Burial will take place in Rock Island National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Muscatine Humane Society or to Genesis Hospice. Online

Robert was born on November 26, 1926, in Muscatine, the son of Henry and Helen Schafer Schultz. He married Glenna Mae Bennett on December 28, 1957, in Muscatine. She preceded him in death on May 15, 2012.

He was a US Army veteran serving during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was a member of the American Legion Post #27, and the V.F.W. Post #1565.

He was a farmer and later worked for the City of Muscatine where he retired from. He enjoyed fishing, organic gardening, and going to garage sales. He especially enjoyed his pets.

He is lovingly remembered by his son, Michael Schultz and wife, Sue, of Muscatine.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and one brother, Clifford Schultz.