Elizabeth Scholtz Obituary

Elizabeth "Liz" (Whitford) Scholtz

July 18, 1953 - October 25, 2019
Born in Marinette, Wisconsin
Resided in Menominee, Michigan


Elizabeth (Liz) Ann (Whitford) Scholtz passed away on October 25th, 2019, at home with her husband, Gary Scholtz, Sr., and sister-in-law, Linda Scholtz providing loving care. Liz, as she preferred to be called, was born on July 18, 1953, in Marinette, to Jim and Alice Whitford, who preceded her in passing.

She is survived by her son, William James (BJ) Cavill (Kristin), and granddaughters Emalee and Eva; her daughter, Ann Elizabeth Stapleford (Justin), and grand children Justin, Anthony, William, Ethan, and Eliza. She is also survived by sisters, Bonnie (Tom) Welsh, and nieces Amanda and Jessica; and Carolyn (Jeff) Crick, and nieces Mackenzie, Alyssa, and Caitlin.

Liz was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 146 Menominee, and Pioneer Presbyterian church in Marinette. Liz enjoyed bicycling, being outdoors, and attending performances at Theater on the Bay. Most of all she loved being a grandmother to her grandchildren.

Private services for immediate family will take place at Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home at 11am on Saturday, November 9th, with graveside services to follow.

A remembrance for Liz will take place for family and friends at Cusack’s Irish Pub in Marinette, beginning at noon on Saturday, November 9th.




Family Gathering
Cusack's Pub
2206 Hall Ave.
Marinette, WI US 54143
Saturday, November 9, 2019
12:00 PM