Lee A. Shultz, 62, of Milton, Wisconsin, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Lee was born on August 19, 1957, in Janesville, Wisconsin, to the late Justin and Gladys Margaret (Kuffer) Shultz. He was a member of the 1975 graduating class from Milton High School. On April 21, 1979, Lee married Diane Schlinsog in Janesville. He worked for Hormel as a supervisor for over 30 years, retiring in 2016. Lee loved to cook and grill, and was known to make up his own recipes. He loved spending time with his family, visiting friends and loved watching the Packers and Brewers.
Lee is survived by his wife, Diane Shultz of Milton; children, Megan (Jeremy) Empereur of Edgerton, Wisconsin, and Matthew Shultz of Janesville; beloved grandchildren, Dayne and Jackson; siblings: Jay (Cherie) Shultz of Janesville, Fay (Mary) Shultz of Corvallis, Oregon, Paula (Mike) Pippin of Janesville, Ted Shultz of Milton; sisters-in-law Vickie Bryne of Afton, Wisconsin, and Lana (Rick) Vande Hei of Milton; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his father in law and mother in law, Ronald and Alice “Toots” Schlinsog.
A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 9, 2020, at The Gathering Place, Milton. Albrecht Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Milton, is assisting the family. To honor Lee’s love of sports, please come in your favorite Packers or Brewers gear. In lieu flowers, a memorial will be established in Lee’s name at a later date.
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