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Mardene F. Schultz

December 27, 1918 August 12, 2018
Mardene F. Schultz
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Obituary for Mardene F. Schultz

Mardene Schultz, age 99 of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Grinnell, died on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at West Ridge Care Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 15th at the Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell with Rev. Dave Crow, pastor of the Grinnell United Methodist Church, officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be at Hazelwood Cemetery in Grinnell.

Memorials may be designated to the Grinnell United Methodist Church and mailed in care of the Smith Funeral Home, PO Box 368, Grinnell, Iowa 50112. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.smithfh.com.

Mardene Faye Ebrecht was born the daughter of Phillip and Clara (Thompson) Ebrecht on December 27, 1918 in Davis City, Iowa. She was adopted by Roy and Frances Provin at the age of 8 and was raised on the family farm near Guernsey, Iowa.

Mardene was united in marriage to Harold Schultz on May 1, 1942 in Des Moines, Iowa. Together they farmed for over 40 years in the Sheridan Township northeast of Grinnell. They retired from farming in 1985 and moved to Grinnell. Mardene was a longtime member of the Grinnell United Methodist Church and was an active volunteer at St. Francis Manor, Grinnell Regional Medical Center, and at the Grinnell United Methodist Church.

Mardene is survived by her nieces, Mary Wells of Silver Spring, Maryland and Anna McNulty of Henderson, Nevada, along with many other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold Schultz in 1986; siblings, Dorothy Grewell, Bernice Mickelson, Christine Wright, Robert Ebrecht, Ralph Ebrecht, James Windtburg, Grace Ebrecht, Leona Jeffers and Maxine Ebrecht.


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Visitation

Wednesday

15

Aug

9:00 AM 8/15/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 8/15/2018 10:00:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home and Cremation Service - Grinnell

1103 Broad Street
P.O. Box 368
Grinnell, Iowa 50112

Smith Funeral Home and Cremation Service - Grinnell
1103 Broad Street Grinnell 50112 Iowa
United States

funeral service

Wednesday

15

Aug

10:00 AM 8/15/2018 10:00:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home and Cremation Service - Grinnell

1103 Broad Street
P.O. Box 368
Grinnell, Iowa 50112

Smith Funeral Home and Cremation Service - Grinnell
1103 Broad Street Grinnell 50112 Iowa
United States

interment

Wednesday

15

Aug

11:00 AM 8/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Westfield Cemetery

4167 - 20th Street
Grinnell, IA 50112

Westfield Cemetery
4167 - 20th Street Grinnell 50112 IA
United States

reception

Wednesday

15

Aug

11:30 AM 8/15/2018 11:30:00 AM
Grinnell United Methodist Church

916 - 5th Avenue
Grinnell, Iowa 50112

Grinnell United Methodist Church
916 - 5th Avenue Grinnell 50112 Iowa
United States
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