Patricia Ann (Aldag) Schultz

SCHLESWIG – Services for Patricia Ann (Aldag) Schultz, 82, of Schleswig are at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Schleswig. The Rev. Merle Mahnken will officiate, with burial in Morgan Cemetery at Schleswig.

Organist Marlene Hight will accompany congregational hymns: "How Great Thou Art," "On Eagle's Wings" and "Amazing Grace."

Honorary pallbearers are Craig Johannsen, Jason Aldag, Greg Ochsner, Steve Sherman, Joseph Abrego and Patrick Cavanaugh. Pallbearers will be Trent Mordhorst, Ian Durston, Dane Durston, Adam Engelman, Robert Carlisle and Korey Collins.

Huebner Funeral Home in Schleswig is in charge of arrangements.

She died Aug. 26, 2021, at Myrtue Medical Center in Harlan.

Patricia Ann (Aldag) Schultz was born March 9, 1939, daughter of Gordon and Erma (Jahn) Aldag. She was born on a farm near Vail and baptized April 23, 1939, at Zion Lutheran Church in Denison. She was confirmed April 6, 1952, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grant Township in Ida County.

Patricia received her education at Schleswig High School, receiving her G.E.D. in 1976.

On April 27, 1956, Patricia married Leslie Carl Schultz at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grant Township. They were blessed with five children. She worked as a nurse's aide, telephone operator, physical therapist and high school secretary, and she farmed with Leslie.

After the purchase of Farmers Feed and Grain in Schleswig in 1984, Patricia worked in the feed store with the family business. She enjoyed dancing, playing cards and dice, flowers, camping, school events, visiting with friends at the feed store and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Left to cherish their memories are her children: Cynthia and husband, DeWayne Booth of Omaha, Neb.; Terri Durston of Ida Grove; Becky and husband, Michael Mordhorst of Ute; Scott Schultz of Schleswig; and Sandra and husband, Karl Wittorf of Schleswig.

Also surviving are 11 grandchildren: Leslie and husband, Adam Engelman; Ashley and husband, Robert Carlisle; Ian Durston and wife Chelsey; Dane Durston; Sara and husband, Joseph Abrego; Trent Mordhorst and wife, Ali; Amanda and husband, Korey Collins; Kristal Mordhorst and fiancé, Patrick Cavanaugh; Adayla Schultz; Kelsey Wittorf; and Karli Wittorf.

Additional survivors include 11 great-grandchildren: Thomas and Peter Engelman, Brynn and Hailey Carlisle, Rhett and Thatcher Durston, Alice, Jameson and Damon Abrego, and Delaney and Marley Mordhorst; one brother: Ronald Aldag and wife, Nancy of Apple Valley, Calif.; a brother-in-law, Murlin Johannsen of Schleswig; three sisters-in-law: Peggy Aldag of Schleswig, Phyllis Ochsner of Florissant, Colo., and Ruth Sherman of Lincoln, Neb.; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband: Leslie Carl; one sister, Betty Johannsen; one brother: William "Bill" Aldag; three brothers-in-law: Ted Ochsner, Wesley Sherman and Allen Schultz and wife, Mary; and a sister-in-law, Evelyn and husband, Kermit Greenstreet.