William C. “Bill” Schultz was born on May 7, 1920. In his youth he was a member of the Order of DeMolay in Joplin, Missouri. He was Raised a Master Mason on July 17, 1945 in Franklin Lodge #107, Franklin, Indiana. He moved his membership to Tolerance Lodge #1165, Beaumont, Texas, then to Mount Houston Lodge #1359 in Houston in 1955 where he served as Worshipful Master in 1961-’62. He also served as President of the Masters, Wardens and Secretaries Assoc. during that time for the 30th Masonic Districts. He Affiliated with Irving Lodge #1218 on May 10, 1977. He was presented the 65 Year Masonic Service Award in Irving Lodge on October 16, 2010. Brother Schultz accepted God’s mandate on April 26, 2012 when he joined the Celestial Lodge Above.
“To the old rugged cross I will ever be true, its shame and reproach gladly bear. Then he’ll call me someday to my home far away, where his glory forever I’ll share”.
(a verse from song “The Old Rugged Cross”)
We dedicate this bulletin to the memory of W.C. “Bill” Schultz. His soul is gone to heaven but his memory stays in our hearts.