Richard Dennis Schultz of Milford, Pa., dies at age 87


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos





Richard Dennis Schultz of Milford, Pa., passed away Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at home. He was 87.

He was a graduate of New York University, an electrical engineer for Sperry Corporation and later Unisys Corporation, from which he retired.

He was a member of the Milford United Methodist Church, where he was a lay leader, member of the Appalachian Trail Club, sang for the Tri-State Chorale Society for 20 years and took 70 continuing education credits for Road Scholar. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1952 to 1953.

Son of the late Leo and Gertrude (Hunn) Schultz, he was born April 16, 1930, in New York, N.Y.

Survivors include his wife, Marilyn (DiLauro) Schultz, whom he married on Oct. 20, 1979; son, Richard Schultz of Big Sky, Mont.; daughters, Barbara Tynan Wright of Levittown, N.Y., Joanne Schultz of Rock Tavern, N.Y., and Nancy McNichol of Bethpage, N.Y.; step-children, Kenneth Gerard of Short Hills, N.J., Gwenn Gilmore of Bonita Springs, Fla., Eric Grossmann of Massapequa Park, N.Y., and Denise Deissler of Commack, N.Y.; 15 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Visitation was held at Stroyan Funeral Home, Milford, on Jan. 8. Funeral services were held at Milford United Methodist Church on Jan. 9 with the Rev. Luana Cook-Scott officiating. Burial followed in Milford Cemetery, Dingman Township, Pa.

Memorial donations may be made to the Milford United Methodist Church, 206 East Ann St., Milford, PA 18337.



Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Five ways to use less salt
Salt is essential to the body. The sodium in salt helps transmit nerve impulses and contract muscle fibers. It also works with potassium to balance fluid levels in the body. But...
Read more »
Image

Kindergarteners learn how to make pumpkin pie
— Kindergarteners at Delaware Valley Elementary School (DVES) recently learned how to make pumpkin pie, right in their classrooms.
Read more »
Image

Field hockey player Addy Ross signs with Slippery Rock University
Delaware Valley High School senior field hockey player Addy Ross has signed with Slippery Rock University-Division II. Addy was a captain on the field hockey team. In 2017, she...
Read more »
Image

Court to rule on secrecy of state police social media policy
By Mark Scolforo
Pennsylvania's highest court has agreed to consider whether state police should have to disclose more details about how they use information from social media...

Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers



MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Milford, PA