William Perry Stultz, II went to be with the Lord April 17, 2017 at Worsack House at the Virginia Retirement Center, Harrisonburg, VA. He was born June 9, 1929 in Takoma Park, MD and was the son of Robert F. and Edith (DuBois) Stultz.
In his early years he lived in Falls Church and graduated from Fairfax High School. He entered the Navy at the end of WWII and served in the Pacific. He graduated from Wheaton College (Illinois) in 1954. Bill was an engineer. He worked for Electronic Dynamic Balancing Company of Hillside, IL. He served as an elder at Lombard Gospel Church in Lombard, IL.
After moving to Virginia, he was a part of Harvest Church. During his retirement years he volunteered for Habitat for Humanity and for Wycliffe Bible Translators.
Bill is survived by his wife of 63 years, Darlene Nelson Stultz; four children, Becky Kipps (Bruce) of New Market, VA, Ruth Hernandez (Michael) of Aurora, IL, Dan Stultz (Sharon) of West Chicago, IL, and Dawn Martin (Paul) of Santa Rosa, CA; grandchildren, Anna Kipps Lawrence (Jimmy), Elizabeth Kipps, Andrew Kipps, Melinda Anderson (Ryan), Elisa Hernandez, Ben Stultz, Isaac Stultz, Sam Martin, Jesse Martin, Joanna Martin and Simon Martin; and two great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Slusher Pierce and a grandson, Jacob Martin.
A private burial service will be held in St. Luke Cemetery in Woodstock at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 20. A memorial service will be held in the Strite Auditorium at the Virginia Mennonite Retirement Center at 6:30 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. Steven Landis and Pastor Bruce Kipps officiating. There will be no visitation or viewing. Friends may sign the guest book at Theis Funeral Chapel in New Market until noon on Friday.
Donations in Bill’s memory may be made to Wycliffe Bible Translators, P.O. Box 628200, Orlando FL 32862. Arrangements are being handled by Theis Funeral Chapel, New Market.