Raymond C. Schultz Sr.
Raymond C. Schultz, Sr. Lt. Providence Fire Dept. (Ret) Age 90 passed away on October 24, 2014. He was born December 11, 1923. He was the son of late George H. and Sarah A. (Connell) Schultz. Ray was married to the late Mary A. (Moran) Schultz RN for 63 years. He served in China with 12th Air Service Group, 14th Air Force from January 1943 to December 1945. He is survived by his son Raymond C. Schultz and his wife Sharon, granddaughter Kristin and her husband Tom, two great grandchildren Ben and Elise of California and his grandson John Patrick (JP) and his wife Violeta also of California. He was the youngest boy of a large family comprised of Cletus (Kennedy), Bradford, Henry, George Sefton, Lyman, Clifford, George (Red), and his sister Doris. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10:00am in St. Marks Church 9 Garden Court Cranston 02920. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5:00-7:00pm in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston. In lieu of flowers, Ray had requested that donations be made to the St. Marks Church Building Fund.
helen schultz - 10/25/2014
so sorry to hear of his loss the brothers are together again. My prayers are with the family and so sorry i can't be there. Love to all God Bless and may he rest in piece
Jayne (Schultz) Birch - 10/25/2014
My condolences to all of you. Very sorry to hear this sad news. Peacd be with you. You are in my prayers.
Bernadette McDowell - 10/26/2014
Ray, Sharon, Kristin and JP,
I'm sorry for your loss. No matter what our age it is tough to lose a parent (grandparent). Uncle Ray accomplished a lot during his life. I remember hearing many stories of life on the Prov Fire Department! I am sure that you have so many happy memories. I certainly know that I do!
I remember going to Alvin Street, sitting at the table in the kitchen at that cute breakfast nook.
He got me my first car...the 66 Blue Belvedere that got me through nursing school. He found that while working at Old Stone Bank after he left the fire dept.
I loved to visit on Althea Drive in the breezeway or sit at the kitchen table for a cup of tea and a chat. He grew the best garden in RI. Those "acid free" tomatoes were delicious!
Also Snug Harbor on Atlantic Street at Nana Jane's. Many happy memories of Moran and Schultz families together..
May you keep those close to your heart and know that I love you and am here if I can do anything.