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“Dear Ingrid, Erika, Cori and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time. George inspired and touched so many...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Soma Priddle - Norwalk, WI

“Dearest Ing, Erika , Cori and family. George didn't suffer fools gladly, so after a 54 year friendship I count myself lucky. My greatest joy was to...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Terrie Severson - Grand Ledge, MI

“Dear Ingrid, Erika, and Family...Sincere sympathy on George's passing. May fond memories comfort you during this difficult time. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: BobRadostits - Chicago, IL

“This was very sad to hear today. George excelled at everything he did. Always there to help a friend with his knowledge and wisdom. I consider myself...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Dean Capretti - Channahon, IL

“George was one of the smartest people I ever met. An accomplished pilot, drag racer, martial arts practitioner, he excelled at everything he was...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Larry Bova - Spring Lake, MI

“Dear Dr. Shults, Connie and I were saddened to learn of the passing of your husband, George. We both send our sincere condolences to you and your...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Jay and Connie Bone - Tinley Park, IL

“Sending our heartfelt condolences for the loss of such a great person. Our sincere thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Phillipians 4:6,7 ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: F and G Rich - Crete

“Dear Ingrid & Erika, My mom and I were saddened to hear about George. I still fondly remember living next door to each other in Park Forest,...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Suzy Bastasich (Gust) - IN

“There will always be an invisible string connecting your hearts to his. He was a brave and adventurous man who lived life! ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Love, Mandy, Brian, Lyla & Brenden Kuchenbecker - ME

“Ing... I just saw the post on Facebook regarding the George Shults Memorial Fund and googled George Shults obituary. I am so sorry for this news and...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Prill - Deerfield Beach, FL

“My heart skipped a beat when I read Erika's post that her dad had collapsed and needed prayersand then fell to the pit of my stomach when Michael...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Kelly - Olympia Fields, IL

“Mr. Shults was one of the nicest fathers i have had the honor of knowing. What a great loss to Mrs. And Erika and her children. Though i have not...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Tracy Lynn Bohne - OR


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George W. Shults, Age 74, of Frankfort formerly of Flossmoor passed away on Friday, October 23, 2015. Loving husband of Dr. Ingrid (nee Seidelmann) Shults; beloved father of Erika (Michael) Shults Ball; cherished grandfather of Michael and Isabella Ball; dearest brother in law of Cori Ward and his dogs Annie and Cassie. George was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam, a member of the Polo team at Culver Military Academy, he was a pilot, a farrier, raced dragsters, a photographer, and an avid dog lover. A memorial visitation will be held at Kurtz Memorial Chapel 65 Old Frankfort IL 60423 on Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 10:00AM until time of memorial service at 12:00 Noon in the funeral home chapel. Inurnment at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to Alsip to the Rescue https://www.youcaring.com/alsip-to-the-rescue-457043 would be appreciated.