Obituary Record

John F Schultz
Died on 3/31/1967

Schultz, John F. 3/31/1967

Obituary in April 6, 1967 Enterprise, Blair, Nebraska; military emblem stamped on card with clipping:

John F Schultz is buried in the Fort McPherson Military Cemetery, near Maxwell. The military tombstone is inscribed: John F Schultz Nebraska Pvt Btry F, 39 Field Arty World War I (Private, Battery F, 39th Field Artillery) March 1, 1893 – March 31, 1967

John Schultz Rites Here Monday

Services were held Monday at 2 p.m. from Bendorf Funeral Home, Blair, for former Washington County Deputy Sheriff John Schultz, 74.

Burial was made at Military Cemetery, Ft. McPherson, near Maxwell.

Mr. Schultz died Saturday morning at an Omaha hospital following a lingering illness. He was born March 1, 1893 in Denmark and came to the United States in 1911.

He had served as a prison guard at Leavenworth and Alcatraz. Mr. Schultz had lived in Herman for the past 15 years.

He is survived by a niece in Denmark and two cousins. Karl Christensen of Herman, and the Rev. Eric Christensen of Omaha , are nephews of the deceased man.

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

FindaGrave Memorial # 3382590

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 4/6/1967