Evelyn M. Schultz (80) of Kankakee, formerly of Effingham


Published on February 11 2013 4:22 pm

Evelyn M. Schultz, 80, of Kankakee, Illinois, formerly of Effingham passed away at 4 a.m. Monday, February 11, 2013 at Miller Health Care Center in Kankakee.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 16 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Effingham with burial in Arborcrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham and for one hour prior to services Saturday at the church. Memorials may be made to the donor's choice. www.bauerfh.com.

Evelyn was born in Mason, the daughter of Adolph and Lorna (Muchow) Siebert. She married Glen F. Schultz May 2, 1954 and he preceded her in death in 1983. Evelyn was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Effingham. She retired from K&M Floral Shoppe in Effingham after over 20 years of service.

Evelyn is survived by her son, Paul (wife Kim) Schultz of Bourbonnais; two grandchildren, Erin (husband Eric) Linnell of Xenia, Ohio and Michael Paul of Bourbonnais; great-granddaughter, Harper Linnell; two brothers, Charles (wife Janet) Siebert of Mason and Gilbert (wife Sharon) Siebert of Altamont; three sisters, Vera (husband Norbert) Doedtman of Lowell, Ind., Alice Allen of Naperville and Delphine Duckwitz of Altamont and sister-in-law, Eva Schultz of Stewardson.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Glen and daughter, Sharon.