May 2, 1952 – July 20, 2013
Gary Thomas Schultz, 61, passed away July 20, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center. The family will greet friends from 5 until 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at Grandview Park Funeral Home in Des Moines, followed by a Celebration of Life service at 6 p.m.
Gary was born May 2, 1952, in Mason City, to Thomas and Ruth (Trutza) Schultz. He lived in Des Moines most of his life, and was employed as an electrician. He enjoyed fishing, and was an avid fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes and Iowa Cubs.
Gary is survived by his mother, Ruth Schultz of Des Moines; daughters, Julia of AZ and Gretchen Schultz of Des Moines; sister, Anne (Joel) Hayes of Altoona; brother, Greg (Gail) Schultz of Indianola; and many nieces, nephews, other family members, and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas, in 1982.
Memorial contributions will be used according to the wishes of the family.
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