Leno Schulz

Leno Schulz, 88, Jamestown, died Sunday, July 21, 2013 at his home.

Leno was born Feb. 23, 1925, at Woodworth, the son of Albert and Wanda (Goter) Schulz. He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lowery Township, Stutsman County. He helped on the family farm, rented land, and trucked grain and coal for area farmers.

He left for the Army on Oct. 1, 1950, and was at Fort Riley, Kansas, Fort Benning, Ga., and served in Germany. He was honorably discharged Sept. 16, 1952, and returned to North Dakota.

On Nov. 28, 1952, Leno married Vera Zenker at Gackle. They moved to a farm in Marstonmoor Township, southwest of Woodworth, in Stutsman County. They lived and farmed there for 55 years before moving to Jamestown.

Leno’s hobbies included deer hunting and researching family history, and he sewed many quilt tops for Lutheran World Relief.

Leno is survived by: his wife, Vera, Jamestown; six children, Karen (Ken) Marcy, Cheyenne, Wyo., Janice Schulz, Riverton, Wyo., Lowell Schulz, Windsor, Colo., Myron Schulz, Elko, Nev., Diana (Dave) Partyka, Lexington, Mass., and Kevin (Jodi) Schulz, Minot; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Walter; and four sisters, Selma, Eleanor, Evelyn and Lois.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Alvin, Norbert and Randy; and one sister, Eunice.

Memorial service: 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Concordia Lutheran Church, Jamestown, with Pastor Thomas Eckstein officiating.

No visitation is scheduled.

Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown.

Memorials: The family suggests memorials to Jamestown Regional Medical Center Hospice.

Arrangements with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown

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