The Edmond Sun


June 10, 2013

Nancy Dorene Schulz

EDMOND —     Nancy Dorene Schulz, 78, of Edmond, Okla., passed away June 7, 2013 in Edmond.  She was born January 17, 1935 in Clay Center, Kan., to Orin Jacob and Gwendolyn Jewell (Bray) Absher.  She attended schools in Topeka, Kan., and graduated from Topeka High School in 1953.  She married Fred Schulz at Euclid Methodist Church in Topeka on October 14, 1956.

    Nancy worked as a secretary for the Lubbock Independent School District for many years, and was a secretary and coordinator for the Texas Computers Education Association.  She later retired from JC Penney’s as a secretary for a buyer.  Nancy was a long time member of the Lions Club and was named a Lifetime Member of the Lions Children’s Club in 1998.  She was named Lion of the Year in 1999.

    Nancy is survived by her three sons, Bobby of Cedar Hills, Texas, Russell of Edmond, and Edward of Lubbock, Texas; brother, Wilbur Absher of Meridian, Idaho; sisters, LaVerne Webster of Colorado Springs, Colo., Shirley Cormack of Lawrence, Kan., and Carol Stafford of Byron, Ga.;  granddaughter Nicole of Edmond, and several nieces and nephews.  

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred LaVerne Schulz and daughter Dawn Rachelle Schulz Dykes.

    Services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, OK.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Text Only
  • LaVerne Warren upload.jpg LaVerne V. Warren

        LaVerne V. Warren, 96, passed away on July 26, 2014 in Yukon, Okla. She was born in Lawton, Okla. on June 28, 1918 the fourth of seven children born to Roy and Agnes Atwood.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • John Mattingly upload.jpg John Mattingly

        John Mattingly, 85, went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 23, 2014 after a brief illness.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Emma Marie Pridemore

        Heaven gained a sweet new angel in the early morning hours of July 21, 2014 in Emma Marie Pridemore.

    July 25, 2014

  • George Herschell Fancher, III

        Funeral services for George “Little George” Herschell Fancher, III, 41, of Edmond, Okla., will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014 in the Butler Baptist Church, Butler, Okla.

    July 23, 2014

  • Irene Moore upload.jpg Lena Irene Moore

        Lena Irene Benson Moore, 99, passed away  Friday, July 11, 2014.  She had lived in Seguin, Texas, near her daughter Gail, since June 2010.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mary Bilyeu upload.jpg Mary Margaret Bilyeu

        Mary Margaret Bilyeu, lovingly known by family and friends as “Mimi”, left this life doing what she loved, adventurously climbing the steep mountains at Grand Teton National Park. Mimi was born November 19, 1969 to John Richard and Ann Marie (King) Conley in Oklahoma City.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • garner4.jpg Family, friends remember Garner’s Norman roots

    Flowers started arriving at the James Garner statue at Main Street and Jones Avenue Sunday morning after residents learned of the famed actor and Norman native’s death Saturday night in California.

    July 21, 2014 2 Photos

  • Preston Brown upload.jpg Preston Brown

        Preston Brown, 74, was born to J.S. and Maurine Brown on December 18, 1939 in Monterey, Tenn. After graduating from Monterey High School in 1957, he joined the United States Air Force. He was honorably discharged in 1964.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Curtis Hayes upload.jpg Curtis Joseph Hayes

        Curtis Joseph Hayes, 78, long-time resident of Edmond, Okla., passed away July 17, 2014. Curt was born Feb. 28, 1936, in Ponca City, Okla., to Bernard and Virginia Hayes. He was a proud graduate of Oklahoma State University and member of the U.S. Army.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rick Parkins upload.jpg Rick Parkins

        Rick Parkins, 57, of Fairview, Okla., formerly of Edmond, Okla., passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo