Kenneth E. Schultz, 86, Waupun, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Beaver Dam Community Hospital.
Ken was born Oct. 20, 1932, in Fox Lake, the son of Herbert and Martha Paul Schultz. On May 19, 1956, he married Laura Christian in Brandon, and then they moved to Waupun. Ken worked for Arnold and Rosiland Schouten and for the Wisconsin Division of Corrections, retiring as a captain from Fox Lake Correctional Institution. Following retirement, Ken and Laura traveled extensively, and then made their home in Florida during the winter months. Ken was a member of Waupun United Methodist Church. He was a veteran and served with the U.S. Army.
Ken is survived by his wife, Laura Schultz of Beaver Dam; a sister, Ethel Lenz of Iowa; sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Ken was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Russell Schultz, Sheldon Schultz, and Gordon Schultz; and a sister, Hazel Vick of Waupun.
A memorial service will be held Monday, Dec. 10, at noon at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun with the Rev. Deb Hastings officiating. Friends and relatives may call on the family Monday at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of service.
Special thanks to Kathy Bates and staff at Remembrance Home in Beaver Dam for their care of Kenneth.
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun is serving the family. Visit wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for more information and to send condolences.