Groton/Lansing - Andrew "Gene" E. Schultz, age 82, of Groton/Lansing died at his residence on Thursday afternoon. Mr. Schultz was born on Wellsboro, PA, the son of the late Andrew and Clara Schultz. A retired union laborer with Local #589 for over 50 years, he was a handyman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Beatrice A. Schultz; a daughter, Lory (David) Kenerson; David E. (Lisa Lucas) Schultz; three grandchildren, Jonathan Schultz, Kyle (Chrissy Morris) Kenerson, & Corey Kenerson; two great-grandchildren, Aylia and Jacob Andrew Kenerson; two step-grandchildren, Justin and Abigal; a sister, Mary E. Bowers; a sister-in-law, Ann Schultz; several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a brother, Louis Schultz; three sisters, Katherine Weinerth, Helen Zader, and Dorothy Harnas.


Friends and family may call Monday from 3PM until time of 4PM Memorial Service with full military honors at the Wagner Funeral Home, located at the Family Service Center, 110 S. Geneva Street, Ithaca. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.