Obituaries

Irene Emily Schultz

October 24, 1930 - February 17, 2021

Irene Emily Schultz

Obituary

Irene Emily Schultz, 90, of Kirkland, Illinois, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, February 17, 2021 in Kirkland. She was born October 24, 1930 to George and Mildred (Schwiesow) Henk. She married her sweetheart, Raymond Schultz, July 15, 1950 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Itasca, IL. She was a homemaker/farmer for many years. Irene was a member of Immanual Lutheran Church since 1966 with her husband, Ray. She loved farming, gardening, polka dancing and bird watching.

Irene is loved and will be truly missed by her husband; daughters, Diane (late Ronald) Sass and Darlene (Edwin) Karvelius; grandchildren, Brian (Becky) Sass, Elizabeth Sass, Julianna Karvelius, and Steven (Annabell Ren Dai) Karvelius; sister in-law, Hazel Schultz; and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Harold Henk, sister in-law, Ruth Bunge; brother in-law, Alfred Schultz; and son in-law, Ronald Sass.

The visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 E. Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL 61008. Please enter door 4 at the church for visitation. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Due to state guidelines, social distancing and facemasks required. Burial at Highland Garden of Memories. Memorials in her honor may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church. To leave a memory or condolence please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
9:00 am - 10:45 am

Immanuel Lutheran Church

815-544-8058

The visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 E. Belvidere Road, Belvidere, IL 61008. Please enter door 4 at the church for visitation.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
11:00 am

Immanuel Lutheran Church

815-544-8058

The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Due to state guidelines, social distancing and facemasks required.

Highland Garden of Memories

Burial at Highland Garden of Memories.

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Ray and family
So sorry for your loss. Irene was a wonderful lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Dale and Marilyn Rhode 2021-02-23T16:17:35

Prayers for the whole family. I will always remember her as a happy, caring Aunt, and mostly I will remember the huge hugs, especially the last one she gave me in October.

Kathleen D Schaid 2021-02-20T07:04:59

Ray & family,
So sorry to hear about Irene. We will keep you in our prayers.

The Daniels' family 2021-02-19T09:41:11

Ray & family, so sorry for your loss. Irene was such a nice lady.

Ed&Lila Bakken 2021-02-18T20:52:11

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