JeanAnn Schultz, age 76, passed away early Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Alden Meadow Park Nursing Home, Clinton. She was born September 17, 1937 in Janesville, the daughter of the late Harold N. & Hazel I. (Bradford) Garvin. She attended school in Janesville, and was a graduate of Janesville High School, Class of 1956. On August 17, 1957 she married Carl R. Schultz at First Lutheran Church.
JeanAnn had worked at Merchants & Savings Bank, and also had worked for SSI Technologies, but she spent the most important years of her life raising her 5 beautiful children! JeanAnn enjoyed bowling, painting, gambling at DeJope, and playing euchre. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren!
She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Carl, her children, Steve (Jean) Schultz, Jim (Berta) Schultz, Dennis (Janet) Schultz, Randy Schultz, Lisa Schultz, and Roni Odom, her grandchildren, Nikki (Andy) Duffy, Eric Garcia, James Schultz, Stevie (Katie) Schultz, Randi Garcia, Zachary (Becki) Schultz, Rudi Garcia, David Schultz, Rikki Garcia, and Arianne Schultz, 13 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and many friends. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her infant son, David Allen Schultz,, her father-in-law, Carl A. Schultz, her brother, Peter Garvin, and her sister, Joyce Erickson.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday at the WHIITCOMB-LYNCH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, with Rev. Naomi Garber officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M., or on Saturday from 10:00 until 11:00 A.M. at the FUNERAL HOME.
JeanAnn's family would like to extend their thanks and appreciation to the staff of Alden Meadow Park Nursing Home for their wonderful care and compassion shown to JeanAnn and her family.