David Edward Schulze, 87, of Cedar Rapids died Dec. 19, 2013, at his home after a short illness. Entombment was at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery in Cedar Rapids.
Survivors include his children, Janet (Michael) Evans of Cedar Rapids; Luanne (Brian) Carter of Swisher; Gary Schulze (Belinda) of Arizona; John Schulze and Bob Schulze both of Cedar Rapids and four grandchildren, Chad, Rachel, Kelsey and Cody. He was preceded in death wife, Peggy.
Dave was born March 20, 1926, in Dubuque, the son of Robert and Andrea (Ingwersen) Schulze. He married Peggy Hanson on May 2, 1948, in Cedar Rapids. Dave was a life long member of First Lutheran Church.
Throughout his career Dave ran a bread route for Peter Pan, owned a hardware store and a restaurant called Dave’s Lunch in Marshalltown. In Cedar Rapids he owned Dave’s Apco, Emerson Delivery and A-1 Courier.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Hospice of Mercy. Please leave an online condolence for the family at www.cedarmemorial.com under obituaries.