March 7, 1961 - June 26, 2004
Susan Maxine Schulze, 43, passed away on June 26, 2004, in a motor vehicle accident near Austin, Nev. She was born March 7, 1961, in Roseburg, Ore., to James Randall and Janice L. Schulze.
She was a junior high school teacher in Battle Mountain for the past nine years, moving to Battle Mountain from Austin, Nev., where she taught school for five years.
She went to numerous schools in Eastern Oregon before graduating from Mitchell High School in 1978. She attended Blue Mountain Community College and graduated from Montana State University with a bachelor's degree.
She was a member of the Catholic faith.
She accomplished many things during her lifetime and enjoyed doing many things. Susan was a RPDP Site Facilitator, Great Basin College teacher, association secretary, involved with the Northern Nevada Writing Project, volleyball coach, teacher of the year, coach of the year, Battle Mountain Junior High School Chili Queen for two years, livestock judging team at Blue Mountain Community College and Montana State University and a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority.
She enjoyed many hobby's including; bunco, cribbage, pinochle, quilting, Yahtzee, leatherwork, hunting, D.J., sewing, bowling, rodeo volunteer and cooking. She was a member of the John Wayne Fan Club, a "Montana" movie extra and sold baskets and candles.
She was preceded in death by three of her grandparents.
She is survived by her parents; James and Janice Schulze of Echo, Ore.; brothers and sister in-laws Eric and Kathi Schulze of Pendleton, Ore., Carl and Lisa Schulze, also of Pendleton; grandmother, Stella Tobias; and one nephew and four nieces.
Memorial Services were on Friday, July 2, 2004, at 11 a.m. at the Battle Mountain Junior High School.
Another memorial will be held in Pendleton at the "Let 'R' Buck Room" from 6-10 p.m. Friday July 9, 2004.
Albertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.