COMPTON – Lolla Faye Schultz, 82, of Compton, passed away, surrounded by loving family and friends, Monday, March 18, 2013, after a long illness.
She was born June 9, 1930, in Compton, to Bealey and Irene (Ikens) Cox. She married Ralph Schultz on Oct. 26, 1951. She was a homemaker, and the world’s best pie baker. She worked at Woodhaven Lakes for 9 years. She was a lifelong member of Compton United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Ralph; children, Mike (Sue) Schultz of Mendota, Cheryl (Steve) Argubright of Northridge, Calif., Keith (Carol) Schultz of Littleton, Colo., and Kevin (Deb) Schultz of Sublette; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Allen Cox of Pocahontas, Ark.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Jeanette Brown, Irma Mocklin, and Rita Townsend; and one grandson, Michael Schultz.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Merritt Funeral Home in Mendota. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Compton United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Ken Foster officiating. Burial will be at a later date at Melugen Grove Cemetery near Paw Paw.
Memorials may be made to Illinois Valley Hospice or Compton United Methodist Church.