Rebecca J. "Becky" Schultze

October 26, 1948 - April 14, 2020
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Rebecca J. ‘Becky’ Schultze, age 71 of Lima, passed at 5:40 a.m., Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at her residence. She was born October 26, 1948 in Lima, Ohio to the late Ted and Golda V. Patterson Layman. On December 23, 1972 she married George W. Schultze, who survives in Lima.

Mrs. Schultze was owner and operator with her mother of the Acme Answering Service. She had previously worked at Speedway and Stanley Steamer. She was a member of the Crossroads Church of God. She enjoyed cooking, reading, and playing facebook games. Becky and her husband, George opened their home for many years to over 100 foster children. She will be remembered for her big heart and love of family, especially her kids, grandkids, and great grandkids.

There are too many family members to mention all. Her immediate, close family members include a son – Paul Conner of Ada; a daughter – Lori Bienz of Marion, OH; 5 grandchildren – Shelby (fiancee’ Colin) Conner, Brittney (fiancee’ Jonathan) Conner; Stephen Bienz; Micheal (fiancee’ Lauren Spence) Conner; Cassie (Kent) Betts; 3 great grandchildren – Harper Conner, Noah Conner, Brooklyn Lutman; a half brother – Ted Layman of IL and many, many more loving family members.

Preceding her in death is a son – Brent Schultze; a daughter – Shirley Farkasdi; a son-in-law – Tom Farkasdi; 3 grandchildren – Tiffany Farkasdi; Jessica Farkasdi; and Joey Farkasdi; and 2 half sisters – Roweena and Emma.

Due to restrictions of the COVID-19 virus, private graveside services will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ada for immediate family. There will be a public celebration of Becky’s life which all are encouraged to attend as soon as possible once conditions are deemed safe.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the family to help with monument costs.

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Born: October 26, 1948
Died: April 14, 2020

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Kate Hepfner posted on 4/17/20

So sorry for your loss. We will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers


Rhonda & Jeff Risner posted on 4/17/20

Our prayers are with the family at this difficult time.


Matthew E. posted on 4/17/20

In memory of Rebecca J. "Becky" Schultze, Matthew E. lit a candle


Amy posted on 4/16/20

Becky was an angel on earth now in Heaven. She played such an amazing part of everyone’s life the she touched. She was always a giver never a taker. My kids lost another amazing Grandparent. George you and your family are in our Prayers. We love you!


Ankush Mittal posted on 4/16/20

My sincere condolence on your loss. Your family will be in my prayers.


Heather posted on 4/16/20

Thinking of you during this difficult time, Paul.


Gabriel and Kathleen D'Angelo posted on 4/16/20

Love, thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. May God bless you


Putnam County Hospice posted on 4/16/20

The staff of Putnam County Hospice sends our deepest sympathy for your loss. We will keep Rebecca and all of her family and friends in our thoughts and prayers.


Jill Graham posted on 4/16/20

So sorry for you loss! Prayers for your family!


Laura Mckinney posted on 4/16/20

So sorry to hear this..Cassie you family is in my prayers.


Edward and Tracey Thompson posted on 4/15/20

My thoughts and prayers go out to her husband and children.


Sam posted on 4/15/20

In memory of Rebecca J. "Becky" Schultze, Sam lit a candle


Sarven posted on 4/15/20

Chris and I are so very sorry about Beckys passing. Jill and Chris Sarven


Miller family posted on 4/15/20

My condolences on your loss. Becky was great aunt. She loved life and she passed that on to all her kids. Prayers for the Schultze family


Sandy Eickholt posted on 4/15/20

My deepest sympathy during your loss. Becky was a wonderful woman with a kind heart and extremely giving to others. Thank you for always welcoming me into your home when my sister, Deb was added to your family. May our Lord keep his loving arms around you in your sorrow. Another angel added to his Kingdom.


Sherry Laughrey posted on 4/15/20

My heart is broken for all you! Becky was a very wonderful woman and an important part of our lives. Many thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this truly sad time. Much love to you all and God Bless.


Karen Click posted on 4/15/20

Very sweet lady saw her at community market when I worked there she will be missed


Maria posted on 4/15/20

My love, thoughts, and prayers are with you all.