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Darlene Joyce Schultz , Age 85

October 27, 1936 --July 24, 2022

Darlene Joyce (Paske) Schultz, age 85, passed away on July 24, 2022.Darlene was born October 27, 1936, in Portage, Wisconsin to Edward and Mary (Hill) Paske. She was married to William (Bill) Schultz in Portage (1955) and moved to Baraboo.

Darlene was employed at the Magdalene Home for approximately 28 years. She started working there part-time as a housekeeper and then as a manager. She enjoyed working with the residents and making the place "homey" for them. She also enjoyed decorating the home for holidays to make it extra special for the residents. After she retired, she worked part time for Meals on Wheels, continuing her service to seniors.

Darlene's greatest enjoyment was spending time with family. She also liked collecting angels and fiber optic holiday decorations, watching westerns, and gardening.

Survivors include her four children: Bruce (Nancy) Schultz of Lone Rock, WI; Mike Schultz (Helen Mahoney) of Baraboo, WI; Sarah (Schultz) Hart (Paul Krienke) of Hazelhurst, WI; Valerie Schultz of Baraboo, WI; her sister, Sandy Hubbard of Loves Park IL; brother, Charles Paske of Portage, WI; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces.

Darlene was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bill (1985), brother Edward, sister Mary Jane, brother-in-law Melvin; brother-in-law Richard (Dick); and sister-in-law Cecile.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 29, 2022, at the St. John's Lutheran Church, 624 East Street, Baraboo. A private family burial will take place at Oak Grove Cemetery in Portage.


Pamela Zeman July 26, 2022

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

So sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy to your family.

Tracy July 26, 2022

Granddaughter Marshfield , Wisconsin

I miss my grandma so much she was my best friend she was my sunshine I love my grandma so so much Still can't believe she's gone

Janet Ramsey July 26, 2022

Friend Prairie du sac , Wisconsin

Sarah and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Darlene must have been a wonderful person to have raised a beautiful daughter in Sarah. I'm sorry I will not make the funeral. I will keep all of you in my prayers.

Monica Becker July 28, 2022

friend Portage , Wisconsin

I hope you can find comfort in memories of your mom and in knowing that your friends are keeping your in their prayers. My sincere sympathy to your family.

Lee E Stevens July 30, 2022

Former superviser Cazenovia , Wisconsin

Dear family , I was so sorry to hear about the loss of Darlene , I remember her as a very kind woman when she was at the Magdelen Home , I was a maintenance man for quite a while under her I lived across the alley from the home. She was always a very hard worker ,she worked sun up to sundown . I pray for healing and strength for the family and friends so that u all might carry on what she would want you all to do .