Larry Milton Schulz, age 77 of Perry, passed away on Saturday December 21, 2019 at Olive Branch Assisted Living in Perry. Funeral services will be held at Perry Nazarene Church on Tuesday December 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Pastor Timothy Harmon will officiate with burial to follow at Rose Lawn Cemetery in Perry. The family will receive friends at Watkins Brothers Funeral Home, Perry Chapel on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM.
Larry was born in Lansing, MI on December 17, 1942 the son of Christopher & Louise (Jaquette) Schulz. He was a graduate of Perry High School in the class of 1961. He retired from the National Guard, worked at GM for 33 years and Meijers for 16 years. Larry was a member of the VFW, past member of the Perry Nazarene Board, past member of the Locke Township Board, member of the Michigan License Plate Collectors Association. He was a member of the Perry Nazarene Church. On February 28, 1970 Larry married Jean V. Cole at the Perry Nazarene Church. In 2 months they would have celebrated 50 years of marriage. Larry is survived by his wife, Jean, daughters; Traci (Craig) Kent of Williamston, Sandra (Jason) Blanken of Morrice, grandchildren; Emily, Abby and Garrett Kent, Cole Blanken, 2 sisters; Vada Snodgrass and Marilyn McRoberts, both of Bradenton, FL, nieces and nephews. Larry was predeceased by his brother Raymond, infant sister and his parents. Memorials are suggested to Perry Nazarene Church. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.watkinsfuneralhomes.com