George Lennis Shoultz 91, Patoka, IN – Wednesday, April 20, 1927 – Wednesday, January 9, 2019

George Lennis Shoultz, 91, of Patoka, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at the Waters of Princeton. He was born in Gibson County, IN on Wednesday, April 20, 1927, to George Lennis and Ila Marie Masters Shoultz, both of whom have preceded. George is a lifelong area resident and self employed general contractor, farmer and school bus driver. George was a long time member of the First General Baptist Church of Princeton. He was a former member of the Columbia F & AM lodge #450 and the Patoka Lions Club.
On May 18, 1945 entered the U.S. Navy serving on the USS Black Hawk in the Asiatic Pacific theater during WW II. On December 22, 1987 in Henderson, KY, he married Lilly K. Dillon who survives of Patoka.
Other survivors include Daughters, Sharon Sadler of Owensboro, KY and Michelle Holder of Evansville, IN and sisters Carol Weist of Princeton and Betty Kendall of Florida, 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2:00pm on Sunday, January 13, 2019 with Pastor Brad Keenan officiating. Interment will take place in Mt. Olive cemetery in Mount Olympus.
Visitation will be Sunday, January 13, 2019 from12:00 noon until time of service at 2:00pm at the Funeral Home.
Doyle Funeral Home in Princeton, Indiana has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or Doyle Funeral Home’s Facebook page.
For more information, call 812-385-4334.

One thought on “George Lennis Shoultz 91, Patoka, IN – Wednesday, April 20, 1927 – Wednesday, January 9, 2019

  1. George Pickersgill

    Today, on behalf of the citizens of a grateful county, we honor Mr. Shoultz’ military service. We owe him, and those like him, a tremendous debt of gratitude. Surely our nation is a better and safer one because of his selflessness. I beg you to contact me if I may be of any service to your family. With deepest respect and sympathy.
    George Pickersgill – Gibson Co. Veterans Service Office – 812 385-4522

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