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Rita Marie   Schulte
Rita Schulte
Rita Marie Schulte

May 9, 1921 - July 7, 2018
Born in Granger, Iowa
Resided in Grimes, Iowa
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Rita Schulte, 97, passed away Saturday July 7, 2018, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, IA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Assumption Catholic Church in Granger with burial to follow at Beaver Catholic Cemetery.

Rita was born May 9, 1921, to John and Margaret (Nixon) Carroll in Granger where she lived all her life. She married Matthias “Tye” Schulte in 1939 and they made their home in Granger where they raised their seven children and owned and operated Schulte Service Station for 34 years. Rita spent the last eight years at Kennybrook in Grimes where she received excellent care.

Rita is survived by seven children. Richard (Carole) Schulte, Janice Exline, David (Pat) Schulte, Timothy (Cindy) Schulte, all off Granger, Daniel (Linda) Schulte, of Ankeny, Janet Lincoln of Urbandale, and Janine Carlson of Grimes; 17 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Tye Schulte, three siblings, Catherine Farrell, Ambrose and Raphael Carroll, a son-in-law, Kenny Carlson and grandson, Chad Galetich.

The family will receive friends from 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesday at Assumption Church where a rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Assumption Catholic Church or GVSS (Grimes Volunteer Support Services, Inc. Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.

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Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA 50109
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Rosary
Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA 50109
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Mass of Christian Burial
Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA 50109
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
10:00 AM

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Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA US
Grimes Volunteer Support Services
404 S.E. 2nd Street
Grimes, IA 50111