Christopher Lee Schultz

Christopher Lee Schultz, 61, of La Porte, died peacefully at his home Saturday, August 1, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his friends and family at his living wake and celebration of life, laughter, and music.


Thank you to all that shared their music and love to walk Chris home. Chris found joy in his family and creating music and sharing his art. He will be missed by many.


On July 31, 1959, in La Porte, Indiana, he was born to Donald and Janice (Hammonds) Schultz.


On November 22, 2001, in La Porte, Indiana, he married Claudia (Young) Schultz, who survives.


Also surviving are Christopher’s three children, Amanda Craig, Samantha, and Jamie Schultz all of St. Joseph, MI; Christopher’s three grandchildren, Miles, Margo, and Max; one brother, Robin (Joyce) Schultz of La Porte; he also shared Claudia’s family, Claudia’s children, Monica (Don) Francis, Coco (Erik) Penfold and Anna (Steve O’Kray) Ortiz all of La Porte; Claudia’s grandchildren, Cody, Nigel, Eva, Lilly, Nadia, Jaxson, Josie and Donovan; and Claudia’s great-grandchildren, Vincent, Azealea, Silas, Scarlett, Rosalie, and Selina.


Preceding in death were his parents; one sister, Melody Schultz; and one grandchild, Ayden Penfold.


Cremation will take place. Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., La Porte (219) 362-3100 is caring for the arrangements.


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