Obituaries

Gregory Charles Schultz

March 19, 1957 - April 20, 2022

Birthplace & Residence

Birthplace:
Dayton, KY
Resided In:
Alexandria, KY

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Location:
Cooper Funeral Home
Date:
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Time:
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Funeral

Location:
Main Street Baptist Church
Date:
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Service Time:
11:00 am

Cemetery

Location:
Alexandria Cemetery
Date:
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Time:
Immediately Following Service

Notes

Gregory Charles Schultz, 65, of Alexandria, KY passed away on April 20th, 2022. He was the son of Leonard and Betty (Backsman) Schultz. Greg’s passion was his family and serving the community. He started his firefighting career at Southern Campbell Fire Department, from there he served as a Chief for 10 years for Eastern Campbell County Fire Department, which then led him to the Fort Thomas Fire Department where he retired in 2014. After retirement, Greg worked for Burlington, Alexandria, and Southern Campbell Fire Department in recruiting and retention. His career came full circle as he had started at Southern Campbell and had currently been serving with them again at the time of his passing. Greg was a member of the Kentucky Firefighters Association, National Volunteer Fire Council, and CCFPA. He was proud of his accomplishments including becoming the First Chairman of Fire District #1 and Firefighter of the Year (twice). In addition to his fire career, Greg was the owner of Greg Schultz Land Surveying for nearly 40 years. He attended Main Street Baptist Church. He leaves behind his loving wife of 45 years, Connie (Pearson) Schultz. Sons; Michael (Cait), Bryan (Whitney) and Andy (Andrea) Schultz. Brothers; Randy and Chris Schultz. Sisters; Beverly Rechtin and Lynn Mayberry. Grandchildren: Morgan, Madison, Reese, Emma, Raegan, Logan, Taryn, Jack, Luke and Ryann. Visitation will be held at Cooper Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 from 4pm-8pm. Service will be held on April 28th, 2022 at Main Street Baptist Church, 11093 Alexandria Pike, Alexandria, KY 41001 at 11am. Burial will immediately follow in Alexandria Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Greg Schultz Memorial Scholarship Fund, C/O. Southern Campbell Fire Department, 1050 Race Track Rd., Alexandria, KY 41001 or Autism Speaks, 2747 Erie Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208. After burial, a reception will immediately follow at the Southern Campbell Fire Department. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.

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Posted by:
Carla Depperschmidt
Posted on:
April 28, 2022
My sincere sympathy for the Schultz family. Our community has greatly benefited from Greg's willingness to serve. May God Bless.


Carla (Krift) Depperschmidt
Posted by:
Terry & Tami Vance
Posted on:
April 28, 2022
Our deepest condolences to the family and to his thin red line family. Greg was a great man. May God give you peace in this time of sorrow.

Sincerely
Terry&Tami Vance
Posted by:
MIchael Duffy
Posted on:
April 25, 2022
Dear Connie and family.
I know that no words can make this pain go away. Just know we are here for you whatever the need. I will miss Greg's smiling face and positive attitude. He was a good friend. The Fire Service was lucky to have him. Thanks for sharing him with us.

With sympathy,
Mike & Debbie Duffy
Posted by:
Greg and Liz black
Posted on:
April 23, 2022
Connie we are so sorry to hear about Greg
Posted by:
Laura Rece Singleton
Posted on:
April 23, 2022
Dear Bev, Connie and family,
So very sorry to learn of Greg's passing.
May everyone's thoughts and prayers comfort you during this difficult time.
Hugs,
Laura Rece Singleton
BBHS Class of '76
Posted by:
Aprile C R
Posted on:
April 23, 2022
Dear Lynn and Chris and family,

So sorry for your loss.

Aprile
Posted by:
Gail Schultz and Donald Schultz
Posted on:
April 22, 2022
So sorry for your loss. We pray for your family. Love Don snd Gail
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10759 Alexandria Pike
Alexandria, KY 41001
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Main Street Baptist Church
11093 Alexandria Pike
Alexandria, KY 41001

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Alexandria Cemetery
7 Spillman Dr
Alexandria, KY 41001
859-635-9975

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