Ilene F. Schultz, 93, of Alma, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at the American Lutheran Home, Mondovi.
She was born on July 30, 1926, the daughter of Bernard and Emily (Rud) Steinke. She married James Andress and later divorced. Ilene later went on to marry Lamoine “Pete” Schultz, in 1979, at Zion Lutheran Church, Mondovi. Ilene and Pete owned and operated the Lucky 7 and Dam View Bar, in Alma, for many years.
Ilene is survived by her husband, Lamoine “Pete”; children, James (Joyce) Andress of Coon Rapids, Minn., John (Vicki) Andress of Mondovi, Robert “Jack” (Linda) Andress of Eleva and Jean (Robert) Fleming of Mondovi; stepdaughter, Cindy (Sam) Eubanks; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; sister, Barbara Wulff; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, James Andress; brother, Rudolph “Bud” (Leona); sisters, Esther (Harry) Davis and Margaret (Shirley) Champion; brother-in-law, Walter Wulff.
A memorial service will be held at Talbot Family Funeral Homes, Alma Chapel, on Friday, Aug. 16, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Michelle Rem officiating, Pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Alma. A visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Burial in Riverside Public Cemetery, Mondovi, will be held Friday at 2:30 p.m. Please share your memories and condolences online at www.talbotfuneralhomes.com.