Walter E. Schultz

Born: Mon., Oct. 16, 1933
Died: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Tue., Feb. 04, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Feb. 04, 2020
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Feb. 05, 2020
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers

Walter E. Schultz
Walter E. Schultz, age 86, of North East,
passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020,
at the Erie VA Medical Center.
He was born on October 16, 1933, in Erie,
Pa., the son of the late
John and Laura (Langdon)
He was served in the
United States Army in the
24th Army Anti-Aircraft
Defense Command. Walter
was a self-employed grape and
apple farmer in North East for
several years. He was a member
of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church,
Wesleyville American Legion Post
571, North East V.F.W. Post 4789, and
the Westfield Moose Lodge #118.
Walter enjoyed farming, camping,
and spending time with his family
and dog Ottis.
He was preceded in death by his
wife, Linda (Lowes) Schultz; and
brother, Albert Schultz.
Walter is survived by his sons,
Thomas R. Schultz (Gloria) of North
East and John E. Schultz of Erie; daughter, Lorre Ann
Beach of North East; a brother, James Schultz (Sue) of
North East; close friend, Martha Weed of North East;
15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and several
nieces and nephews.
Friends may call a the William D. Elkin Funeral
Home on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., and are
invited to attend a funeral service on Wednesday at 11
a.m. at the funeral home. Officiating the service is Rev.
David Kuchta. Interment, with Full Military Honors,
will be held at Grahamville Cemetery. Memorials may
be made to the Community Nursing Services of North
East, 7 Park Street, North East, PA 16428, or to the
Erie VA Medical Center, 135 East 38th Street, Erie, PA
Please send condolences to
Sign the Guestbook at

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Image: dan /

Copyright © 2020 William D. Elkin Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |