Louis Leo Schulte
5/15/1937 - 6/2/2020
Louis Leo Schulte, 83 of Axtell, passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at
his home surrounded by family.
will be 10:00 am Friday, June 5, 2020 at Coolidge Cemetery in
Coolidge, Texas with Paul Briggs officiating.
Come and go
visitation will be 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Thursday, June 4, 2020 at
Bellmead Funeral Home.
Louis was born May
15, 1937 in White Deer, Texas to Louie and Martha (Leven) Schulte. He
grew up on a dairy farm working back and forth with his parents in
Colorado and his uncle in Texas. He worked in construction all his
life. He owned and operated L. L. Schulte Construction Inc. for many
years and retired from the City of Lacy Lakeview in 2000 after
several years of service. He married Ginger Harkins and they had two
daughters, Lisa and Jill. Then on May 10, 1980 he married Nelda
Gibson-Bardin and they had a daughter Angelia. He loved fishing,
camping at Fort Parker and being outdoors.
He was a member of
Axtell Baptist Church.
Louis was preceded
in death by his parents; and a sister, Margie Thiele.
his wife, Nelda Schulte; his daughters, Lisa Kiphen and her husband,
Sid, Jill Schulte and her partner, Judy and Angelia Schulte and her
partner, Amsyar Rafiq; his sister, Martha Harkins; his grandchildren,
Honey Bays and her husband, Denny and Heather Sigler; his
great-grandchildren, Brayden Bays and Presley Bays; his nephew,
Stewart Cantrell; nieces, Nina Fry and Audrey Cantrell; his
rendezvous buddy and special nephew, Shane Kirk; and other loving
nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be
Sid Kiphen, Shane Kirk, Shaney Kirk, Seth Kirk, Robert Bardin and
In lieu of flowers
memorials may be made to Coolidge Cemetery Association, P. O. Box 84,
Axtell, TX 76624.