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Danny Schultz

January 25, 1950 - July 29, 2017
Traverse City, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Danny R. Schultz, 67, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by loving family and friends on July 29, 2017.

Danny was born on January 25, 1950 in La Porte, Indiana to Raymond Martin and Frances Ruth (Williams) Schultz.

Danny was employed at Oleson's Food Store and loved his Oleson's family. Danny had a big heart and enjoyed traveling and spending time with the young children in his life. He always had a smile on his face and everyone who met him loved him.

Danny is survived by his wife, Eleanor (Nelson) Schultz; they were married on October 16, 2006; sons, Allen (Lori) VanderMeulen, Rick (Amanda) VanderMeulen; daughters, Stephanie and Heather; 12 grandchildren; sisters; Francie (Dick) Morehead , Donna (Jim) Reese, Ginger House and; brother, Meyer (Roxie) Schultz; two very special people, Sherry and Steve Sisco and many other loving family members. A special thanks to Dan’s Hospice nurse, Wendy, and the Hospice team.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Frances Schultz.

A celebration of Danny's life will be held at 5:30pm, Friday, August 4, 2017 at Christ Church, 430 Fair St., Traverse City. The family will greet friends starting at 4:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to University of Michigan Cancer Center for Head and Neck Research or Munson Hospice.

Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guest book and share your thoughts and memories with the family.

Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.