Poynette - Robert Charles Schulz, age 78, passed away on November 17, 2013 at Tivoli Nursing Home in Portage.
Robert was born on February 13, 1935 in Waupun, WI, the son of Herman (Herkie) and Hazel (Maas) Schulz.
Robert worked for many years in the radio broadcasting and country music industry. He had a great passion for music, enjoyed working on model railroads and loved cheering on the Green Bay Packers.
He is survived by his children, James Stephan Schulz of Denmark, WI; Catherine Jo (Brian) Stone of Kalamazoo, MI; Charles Michael (Kim) Schulz of Oshkosh; Joel William (Kimberly) Schulz of Prairie du Sac; Roberta Ann Schulz of Selah, WA and Thomas John (Cathy) Schulz of New London; 10 grandchildren; longtime friend, Theresa Zunker of Deforest and former wife, Elizabeth Fisher of Oshkosh.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, David Jay Schulz and a brother, Kenneth.
A private family service will be held. Memorials can be sent to the hospice organization: SouthernCare Inc., 402 Gammon Place, Suite 110, Madison, WI 53719.