Born March 11, 1929, in Lena, Ind., he was the son of James and Bertha Jones Stultz. He had been employed in a local clay tile factory and then worked for 30 years until his retirement at the Terre Haute Gas Corp. He married Jenna Frye on March 12, 1948. They had recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son William "Bill" E. Stultz, sister Priscilla "Sis" Targett, and brothers Blaine, Carl, James and Lawrence Stultz.
He is survived by his wife Jena, son Dean Stultz and wife Lori, three daughters, Jena Lalen and husband Randy, Sue Hull and husband Steve and Sharon Hardman and friend Tom Mullenix, brother Robert Stultz and wife Carol, grandchildren Rhonda, Becky, Ron, Rob, Glenda, Rhea Ann, Jena, Paula, Bill Jr., Leah, Cole, BJ, Sam and Alex, and 21 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 1-3 p.m., Sunday, at Moore Funeral Home. At the request of the deceased, his body will be cremated.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 705 Putnam, Terre Haute, 47802.
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