Victor J. Schultz
Victor John “Vic” Schultz, 76, Stevens Point, a retired
Stevens Point firefighter and Circuit Court bailiff, died Tuesday, March 15,
2016, at his home while under the care of Ministry Home Care Hospice.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 21, at
St. Peter Catholic Church. Burial with full military honors will be at Guardian
Visitation will be in the St. Faustina Room of the church
from 9 a.m. Monday until the Mass. There will be a Moose Lodge Ritual at 10 a.m.
at the church.
Memorials in his name may be made to the St. Peter Church
window project or to Ministry Home Care Hospice of Stevens Point.
Pisarski Funeral Homes in Stevens Point and Plover assisted
with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at
Mr. Schultz was born Feb. 11, 1940, in the town of Dewey, a
son of the late David and Helen (Karch) Schultz. He attended local schools.
He served in the Army National Guard of Wisconsin and was
ordered to active duty in Fort Lewis, Wash. He served with Battery B, 120th
Artillery, 32nd Infantry Division, under the Headquarters of the U.S. Sixth
He was married to Phyllis “Fay” Golla Nov. 3, 1962, at St.
Peter Catholic Church.
After the marriage the couple settled in Stevens Point.
His first job was with Home Furnishings before he became a firefighter
for the Stevens Point Fire Department for more than 25 years, retiring in 1997.
He also did construction work for a number of years with local builders.
In his retirement he served as a bailiff for Portage County
He was a member of the Polish Legion of American Veterans
(PLAV) Post 185 of Polonia and the Moose Lodge 1572 of Stevens Point where he
was honored with the Pilgrim Degree. He also served three terms as governor for
Survivors include his wife Fay; three daughters, Lee (Dave)
Petersen and Amy (John) Rechner, both of Stevens Point, and Kay Blair,
McFarland; four brothers, Ernie (Carol) Schultz and Dave (Darlene) Schultz Jr.,
both of Stevens Point, Paul (Pat) Schultz, Spotsylvania, Va., and Chet (Cheryl)
Schultz, Wisconsin Rapids; two sisters, Ruthann (Terry) Nelson, Poynette, and
Alice (Jeff) Johnson, Junction City; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild;
and one great-stepgrandchild.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Chris;
and one brother, Joe Schultz.