Richard A. “Dutch” Shultis (December 19, 1945 - October 05, 2023)

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Richard A. “Dutch” Shultis
  • December 19, 1945
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  • October 05, 2023

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Richard A. “Dutch” Shultis

Richard “Dutch” Shultis, 77, died unexpectedly October 5, 2023 at HCA Florida Ocala Hospital. He was born December 19,1945 in Mineola, New York the son of Kenneth and Claire Shultis.

He graduated from Amityville High School class of 1963 and following graduation served in the US Navy until 1969.

He married Lorraine Kawejsza in 1968 and they celebrated 54 years of marriage. He was a proud member of the IBEW for 34 Years and worked as an electrical lineman during that time.

In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his sister, Claire Betz, and his brothers Kenneth and John.

Surviving in addition to his wife Lorraine (Kawejsza) Shultis are his daughters Christine Monseliu and her husband Gregory and Jennifer Fredrickson and her husband Scott. Three granddaughters Erin, Kate and Charlotte. His sisters Mary Ellen Krach and Ann Siegel and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral mass will be celebrated on October 30th at 10 a.m. at St. Mark the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 7081 SE Highway 42, Summerfield, FL 34491. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to A Tree to Remember/Support Reforestation through Memorial Trees, Arrangements entrusted with BALDWIN BROTHERS Funeral & Cremation Society-Spanish Springs, 352-430-1449. Sentiments are encouraged at

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