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 Elizabeth Auguste Victoria <I>Schulz</I> Degen

Elizabeth Auguste Victoria Schulz Degen

Death 28 Jul 1993 (aged 90)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 36027 · View Source
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Elizabeth Auguste Victoria Schulz Degen, 90 years, died July 28, 1993, in a Salt Lake Care Center, peacefully.

Born June 25, 1903 in Prenzlau, Germany, to Paul Bernhard and Helene Kurth Schulz.She converted to the LDS Church and immigrated to America, and arrived in Salt Lake City November 25, 1925. Married Ernest A.F. Degen on October 10, 1928 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

She worked for Hiland Dairy and retired. She loved to sing in choirs and dance.

After retirement, she took up quilting and quilted quilts for all her grandchildren. She loved flowers, especially roses.

Survived by sons, Erwin (Joyce); George (Janis), Ron (Donnette); and a daughter-in-law, Jean; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Lottie Gold. Preceded in death by her husband; son, Louis; and brothers, Alfred, Walter, and Hans.

A special thanks to Hazen Care Center for their kind and loving care.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 31, 1993, 11 a.m., at Park Ward Chapel, 495 East 5600 South, Murray. Friends may call Friday, 6-8 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State St., and Saturday, 10-10:45 a.m. at the church. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Source-Deseret News Friday, July 30, 1993 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36027
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Auguste Victoria Schulz Degen (25 Jun 1903–28 Jul 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36027, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .