Mildred  "Millie" Schultz
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“Our deepest sympathy to the family. She was a wonderful lady that will be missed. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Jerry and Sandy Boomer - MI

“Met Mildred at the Senior Expo Queen Style Show. She was a very sweet and loving person. We at the Blossom Queen Program will miss her. We now...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Sandra Weberling Pratt - Hartford, MI

“Sorry to hear about your mother Larry ! Happy anniversary on the 10th also ! Rich Nelson '58k ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Rich Nelson - St. Joseph, MI

“Larry, Judy and Family, We will always remember Mildred by her charming manner. No matter a social event or family gathering, Mildred met you with...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Paul, Kim an Meghan Landeck - MI

“Larry and Judy and Family - I am sorry to hear of Millie's passing. Please know that I will continue to keep your entire family in my prayers...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Lynn Avara-Stover - Frederick, MD

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss, Larry and Judy. I remember my Mother saying how wonderful your Motjer was. She also remember when you invited...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Doreen Figg - Big Rapids, MI

“Growing up with Larry as a friend I spent many days at the Schultz Home on Washington Ave. She was a very gracious lady to me always and my mother...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Sinn - Saint Joseph, MI

“Larry, Judy, Linda & Family, Someone as special as "Millie" will never be forgotten, she will remain in our hearts forever ! We will all have our...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Koerner - Kihei, HI

“I'm sure you have so many wonderful memories of your Mom and it seems everyone loved her. I remember talking to her at church many times. You have...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Carol (Omweg) Adent - Cumming, GA

“Larry; So many accomplishmopes , so very many successes, a wealth of hope and dreams fulfilled, days and days and days well-lived and now a lrgacy...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Lester - Santa Rosa Beach, FL

“Lori, Chad & family - My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless and keep you all. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Heidi Siewert Schmaltz - MI

“Dear Schultz Family,We are sincerely sorry to hear of Mildred's passing. She was a beautiful spirited lady with a smile always on her face!! I...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Marcia and Todd Erb - St. Joseph, MI

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Mildred "Millie" Schultz, 98, of St. Joseph, went to meet her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ, Tuesday, January 08, 2013 at Caretel Inns of Lakeland in St. Joseph.

A Celebration of Life Eternal will be held 11:30 A.M. Monday at Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, 3001 Veronica Dr., St. Joseph with Rev. Eric Thorsen officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery, St. Joseph. Friends may call from 10:30 until 11:30 A.M. Monday at the church. Memorials may be made to Zion Ev. UCC or Hospice at Home. Those wishing to sign Millie's Memory Book online may do so at

Millie was born June 2, 1914 in Coloma to Adam & Minnie (Palmer) Briney. She was crowned Miss Coloma in 1932 and graduated from Coloma High School in 1933. On June 20, 1936, she married Clarence "Mike" Schultz in St. Joseph. Millie devoted her life to taking care of her family. She was a member of Zion Ev. UCC in St. Joseph where she was active in the Women's Fellowship Group. She enjoyed perch fishing on Lake Michigan, tending to her home, yard, & flower gardens, cooking for her family & friends, and was always tending to the needs of others. In May of 2012, Millie participated in the Senior Expo and the Blossomtime Fashion Show at the Orchard's Mall, where she was honored as a former Blossomtime Queen and she raised the most money for Zion Church Relay for Life and the Blossomtime Scholarship Fund.

Millie is survived by her son Larry (Judy) Schultz of Stevensville; four grandchildren-Lori (Chad) Deja of Stevensville, Julie (Pete) Warner of Smyrna, GA, Mike (Corrie) Weber of Jenison, MI, Alison (Rich) Stachurski of Stevensville; nine great-grandchildren-Wes, Audrey & Nolan Deja, Jason & Sarah Warner, Brandon & Abby Weber, Caitlin & Tanner Stachurski; her brother Don Briney of St. Joseph; nieces & nephews-Linda (Ken) Weber, Sue (Ed) Holda, Deanna Driscoll, Debra Schultz, Tom (Theresa) Schultz & John (Eileen) Schultz. She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence "Mike" Schultz on April 28, 1984.

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