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2017-06-14 / Obituaries

Phillip J. Schulski

Phillip James “Pete” Schulski, 80, of Eckerman, formerly of Wyoming, passed away Tuesday morning, June 6, 2017 at his home.

He was born December 21, 1936 in Grand Rapids, the son of the late Willard and Bernice (Van Buren) Schulski. On October 6, 1956 he married Dee Griffin in Wyoming.

He worked as a millwright for Reynolds Metals and the Sparta Foundry. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and gardening, as well as racing and playing poker with the guys.

He is survived by his wife, Dee Schulski; four daughters, Connie (Randy) Moore of Howard City, Pam Klinge of Wyoming, Sue (Kirk) Meissner of Sand Lake and Vicki (Rollie) Vela of Coopersville; and 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held June 9 at Strongs Community Church with pastor Arch Woodstock officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to the Chippewa Lions Club. Arrangements are in the care of C.S. Mulder Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Condolences may be left online at http://

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