Thomas W. Schulze, 65


Thomas W. Schulze, 65, of Jerseyville, died on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022, at 2:50 a.m. at Mercy Hospital South in St. Louis, MO.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie is assisting the family.

Mr. Schulze was born Feb. 17, 1957, in Wood River, to Albert F. and Betty (Pace) Schulze. He married Connie S. Harvill on June 16, 1984, in Gillespie, and she survives.

During his career, he served as a custodian at Scott Air Force Base. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, Mr.  Schulze is survived by his sisters, Janice (Gerald) Grammer of Gillespie and Karen (Richard) Keffer of Mansfield, TX; brothers, David (companion Deborah) Schulze of Orlando, FL, and Kevin Schulze of Litchfield; and sister-in-law, Kathy Schulze.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Frederick and Stephen Schulze; and sister-in-law, Dawna Schulze.

Memorials may be directed to Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie. Online condolences to the family may be left at