WINCHENDON – Eric F. Schulz, 61, of 514 Brown Street, died Friday afternoon, November 8, 2019 in Westminster from injuries suffered in a motor vehicle accident.
He was born in Norwood on April 21, 1958, son of the late Carl Frank and Marie Frances (Grundy) Schulz. He grew up in Dedham and in Ashburnham, where he graduated from Oakmont Regional High School. Eric later attended Mount Wachusett Community College.
Eric worked for General Electric for 18 years until its plant closing and then worked at Abbott Laboratories in Worcester. He enjoyed fishing, attending Fireman’s Musters and spending time with his granddaughters. He lived in Westminster for several years until moving to Winchendon three years ago.
He leaves two sons, Nathan C. Schulz and his wife Kelci of Winchendon and Erik Schulz and his significant other Lily of Peterborough, NH; two stepdaughters, Karin Barber and Amy Annese and her husband Vin of Westford; seven grandchildren, Madison, Morgan, Evianna, Celia, Kaelyn, James and Gabriel; brothers, Kurt Schulz and his wife Paula of Manchester, NH, Steven Schulz and his wife Dawn of Winchendon and Andrew Schulz of FL, and his former wife, Kay Wellman of Westminster. A brother Carl Schulz predeceased him.
Funeral services will be held Friday, November 15, 2019 at 10 AM in Stone-Ladeau Funeral home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. Burial will be in Woodside Cemetery, Westminster.
Calling hours in the funeral home are Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 5 to 7 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to Winchendon Fire Department, 405 Central Street, Winchendon, MA 01475.