Chance Schultz



Funeral services for 28-year old  Chance Schultz are Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 1:00 at the Gordon Auditorium in Gordon, NE, with Jerry Schultz officiating.

Cremation will follow the services with burial at a later date.

A one-night wake service starts Friday, May 19, at 3:00 at the Gordon Auditorium 

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Chance Cole Schultz was born on March 21, 1995 in Rapid City, SD to Walter Schultz and Alice (Forster) Schultz. Chance made his journey to the Spirit World on May 15, 2023 at the Gothenburg Health Hospital in Gothenburg, NE. 

Chance is survived by his parents Walter and Alice Schultz; siblings Tristen Schultz, Warren Danyel Schultz and Megan (Andrew) Aden, all of Gothenburg, NE; James (Alex) Schultz of Blacksburg, VA; and Angel Lewis of Kearney, NE; grandparents Melvin Forster of Gordon and Josephine Richards of Denby, SD; aunts Brenda (Duane) Shepherd of Moorefield, NE, Cheryl (Michael) Calitri of Gordon, and Alice (Bennett) Sierra of Pine Ridge, SD; uncles Jerry (Evelyn) Schultz of Gothenburg, Earl Forster of Gordon, Donald (Hokas) American Horse of Rushville, NE, Eugene American Horse of Grand Island, NE, and George American Horse of Denby, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. 

Chance was preceded in death by his grandparents Geraldine American Horse and Walter and Joyce Schultz. 

Pallbearers will be Matthew Abold, Conagher Schultz, Mikey Parmenter, Curtis Elder, Tyler Buesing, Earl D Forster, Jacob Forster and Marlin Parmenter. 

Honorary pallbearers will be Todd Barringer Abold, Stella Geraldine Schultz, Ethan Drew Schultz, McKinzie Aden, Damian Walter Schultz, Briony Aden, Brantlee Jasper Schultz, Luna Aden, Tanner and Taylor Tejcka, Alex Kinneman, Conner Schultz, Derek Dillon Bettelyoun, Mason Lewis, Donna Jo Dillon, Jackie Frye, Jace Lewis, Sierra Cowing, Trent Spotted War Bonnet, Andrew Aden, Danyel Schultz, Brett Speck, Corby and CoDee Johns, Myles Dillon, Lyle Dillon, Emmanuel Schultz, Gary Kaplan, George Bennett-Graham, John Conroy, Michael Downie, Wiilliam Downie, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD