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“Dear Midge, Mary, Dave, Joe, and Jen,I'm so sorry for the loss of your husband and father! Your home was a second home to me growing up. Your dad...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Marylu Nemgar - Rochester, MN

“I was sorry to hear of Lees death,he was a good friend, and helped me get started in my nursery business in st. James. Midge and familyyou have my...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Ron Rognlie - St.james, MN

“My deepest sympathies to you all. Thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Teresa (Niebuhr) Johnson - IA

“Midge and FamilyWe offer you our sympathy with the loss of Leon. Knowing how you showed your love to all Midge, we will keep you in our thoughts and...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Beth Bushlack - Friend

“Our love and prayers are with you all. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Dave & Judy Taylor - Purcellville, VA

“So sorry for your loss ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Terri Neuhalfen - FL

“Thinking of you & your families. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Beth Schimek Zabel

“My maiden name is Schultz. My father was Marvin. I have many many fond memories of my youth growing up with the Schultz families! My sympathies go...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Kathleen Garvick - Wells, MN

“MIdge and family,My prayers and sympathies are with you all on Leon's death. I'm sure he is landscaping in Heaven now, and catching up with all the...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Marlys Schultz - Mankato, MN


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Leon A. Schultz, age 84, of Easton, MN, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Pathstone Living in Mankato, MN. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 10:30 AM, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Easton, MN, with Fr. Peter Klein and Deacon Gene Paul officiating. Visitation will be Monday, February 13, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells, MN, with a prayer service at 7:00 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at OLMC Catholic Cemetery in Barber Twp., Faribault Co., MN. Military honors will be accorded by the Easton American Legion Post #569.
Lee was born May 6, 1932, on the family farm near Easton, MN, the son of Henry and Mary (Rauenhorst) Schultz. He graduated from Delavan High School in 1950. After high school, Lee served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from 1954-1956. After an honorable discharge, he began working as a salesman for the Elmore Nursery. He was united in marriage to Marjorie "Midge" Havel of Mankato, MN, on July 1, 1961. To this union four children were born, Jen, Joe, Dave and Mary. Lee and Midge lived on their farm in Easton, MN, for 55 years.
In addition to working at Elmore Nursery, Lee also operated his farm. In 1969, Lee established Blue Earth Landscape and Floral. In 1972, he began the Sherburn Nursery. Lee later began a landscaping business on his farm in Easton, called The Easton Nursery. His son Joe took over the Easton Nursery in 2010, and continues to operate it. ... READ MORE →