Lloyd E. Schultz

LEON – Lloyd E. Schultz, 87, a retired automation repair specialist for Ford Stamping Plant, where he worked for 28 years, died Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital in Springville, NY.

He was born September 6, 1926 in Forestville, NY the son of the late Harold and Irene (Aldrich) Schultz.

Lloyd served in the Army during World War II having attained the rank of Pfc. enlisting on October 26, 1943 at Cherry Creek, NY and discharged on December 26, 1946 at Fort Dix, NJ.

He was survived by his ailing daughter Gloria Schultz-Smith of Kennedy, NY, who died on April 13, 2014. Surviving are a son, Eric (Lisa) Schultz of Cherry Creek, NY, his grandchildren: Tammy S. Blair of Lakewood, Ginger Farmer of Falconer, Max C. Blair of Silver Creek, Mark C. Blair of South Dayton, Ashley Battaglia of Forestville, Kodi Lillie of Cherry Creek, Kendra Schultz of Cherry Creek, and several great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife Virginia M. (Novac) Schultz whom he married at the Cattaraugus Wesleyan Church on July 10, 1948 and a sister Evelyn Waite.

Family suggests memorials to Leon Fire Dept., Leon-New Albion Road, Conewango Valley NY 14726.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Hills Funeral Chapel.