Kenneth E. Schultz

Kenneth E. Schultz, 86, of Waupun, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at Beaver Dam Community Hospital.


Ken was born October 20, 1932 in Fox Lake, the son of Herbert and Martha Paul Schultz. On May 19, 1956 he married Laura Christian in Brandon, and then they moved to Waupun. Ken worked for Arnold and Rosiland Schouten and for the WI Division of Corrections, retiring as a Captain from Fox Lake Correctional Institution. Following retirement, Ken and Laura traveled extensively, and then made their home in Florida during the winter months. Ken was a member of Waupun United Methodist Church. He was a veteran and served with the U.S. Army.


Ken is survived by his wife, Laura Schultz of Beaver Dam; a sister, Ethel Lenz of Iowa; and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.


Ken was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Russell Schultz, Sheldon Schultz, and Gordon Schultz; and a sister, Hazel Vick of Waupun.


Memorial services for Kenneth E. Schultz will be held Monday, December 10, 2018 at 12 noon at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun with Rev. Deb Hastings officiating. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Monday at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of service.


Special thanks to Kathy Bates and staff at the Remembrance Home in Beaver Dam for their care of Kenneth.


Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family.  Please visit our website at for further information and to send condolences.