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Patricia M. Schultz

Patricia M. Schultz Patricia M. Schultz


Patricia M. Schultz, 79, of Medford, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau. Per Patricia’s request, cremation rites have been accorded and no services will be held. Patricia was born in Thorp on Sept. 16, 1940 to Edward and Gertrude (Lee) Schultz. She attended Gilman area elementary schools and graduated from Gilman High School in 1958. She then went to Taylor County Teacher’s College and then on to UW-Stevens Point to earn her bachelor’s degree. Patricia taught elementary education for 35 years. She started in Rusk County, before working for the Mosinee School District for 28 years until her retirement in 1995. In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening, volunteer work, various outdoor activities, and she was an avid Packer fan. She volunteered for the Little Store in Medford. She was a member of NER, WEA, and Taylor County Historical Society.

Patricia is survived by her sister, Margaret (Harold) Helgerson of Cornell. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her brother, James Schultz; and good friend, Susan Meager.

Hemer Funeral Service of Rib Lake and Medford is serving the family. For online condolences, please visit

Paid Obituary 90175