David H. Schultz, of Corvallis, passed away on Jan. 4, 2017, at Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis.
Dave was born in Marion, S.D., to Susan Fast and Reverend D. P. Schultz. He was sixth of seven children.
The family moved to Oregon in 1940.
Dave was married to his High School sweetheart Helen Neufeld on March 5, 1948, and would be celebrating their 69th wedding anniversary this coming March 5.
Dave is survived by his wife Helen; daughter Pam Blair and son-in-law Jim Blair, of Salem; son Greg Schultz, of Lebanon; granddaughter Kellie Grant, of Salem; sister, June Heinrich and husband Dr. Gene Heinrich, of Sanger, Calif.; and sister Ann Friesen, of Reedley, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
During his work life, Dave was a sheet metal journeyman with Local 16 working residential and commercial jobs throughout the Willamette Valley. He served in the Army from 1946 to 1947 in Germany.
Dave and Helen enjoyed traveling in their motor home and living the Snowbird life between Oregon and Arizona. Dave also loved to deep sea fish on his boat at Newport.
Dave did not want any funeral or memorial service, and none will be held.