Alyce M. Schultz, 90, of St. Charles, died on Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Hospitals – St. Mary’s campu, Rochester. Alyce was born on September 17, 1928, in Altura, to Arthur and Minnie (Brehmer) Loppnow, and grew up on the family farm in rural Minnieska. She worked for Rialto Theatre and was a waitress at Ann’s café in St. Charles. Alyce and Edwin Schultz were marriedon June 14, 1951, in Preston. They made their home in St. Charles. Where Alyce and Ed owned the Northside Store, as well thrift shop. She had also provided day care.
Alyce was a religious person, belonging to Berea Moravian Church in rural St. Charles. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, gardening and playing bingo. Alyce had a sharp mind until her death. She enjoyed winning at memory games while a resident of Whitewater Health Services in St. Charles.
Survivors include her five children, Jerry (Nancy) Schultz of St. Charles, Lonnie (Kelli) Schultz of Utica, Sonia (Paul) Daywitt of Wellington, Colo., Pat (Owen) Rainey of Utica and Pamela Keith of Aurora, Colo.; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin, in 2000; and siblings, Alton Loppnow, Evelyn Haake, Ruby Sebo and Phyllils Uthke.
Her funeral services will be at 3 p.m. on Friday at Hoff Funeral Service in St. Charles with the Reverend Frank Jones of Berea Moravian Church officiating. Burial will be in Berea Moravian Cemetery in the spring. Visitation will be on Friday from 1 p.m. until time of services at the funeral home. Please share a memory of Alyce at her online guestbook and view her video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.