Schulz, Mildred M., Bridgeport, Michigan

Passed away Thursday August 23, 2012. Age 86 years. Mildred Meta Billmeier was born December 12, 1925 in Frankentrost to the late William and Julia (Roth) Billmeier. She married Henry E. Schulz February 19, 1949. He predeceased her May 16, 2004. Mildred was a graduate of Immanuel Lutheran School of Frankentrost and also attended SaginawHigh School. Preceding her career as a farmer's wife, she worked at Lufkin Rule Co. and Sunshine Bisquit Co., both of Saginaw. She was a member of St. Matthew's LutheranChurch in Bridgeport. Surviving are five children, Henry J. (Susan) Schulz and their daughters Sarah (Jon) Russell and Laura (Paul) Hoskins, Sharon K. Schulz, Daniel A. (Sharen) Schulz and their son Zachary, Randall L. Schulz and his step-daughter Stephanie Lundquist, and Marlene (Robert) Duggar and their sons Matthew and Benjamin; and a sister-in-law Ivy A. Schulz. Also, great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and their children, as well as many other loving family members and friends. Mildred was predeceased by her brothers and sisters-in-law Arnold (Hilda) Billmeier, Fred (Rosetta) Billmeier, and Walter Billmeier; her sister and brother-in-law Lucile (Roy) Rivett; her brother-in-law Edward E. Schulz; and daughter-in-law Janet Schulz. Funeral service will take place on Monday August 27, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 6065 King Road. Pastor Rachel Laughlin will officiate. Entombment will take place at Oakwood Mausoleum. Family and friends are welcome to gather at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road (S. M-47) on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. and at the church on Monday one hour before the service. Memorial offerings are suggested to the St. Matthew's Lutheran Church or Hospice of Hope.