Carl “C.A.” A. Schulze
Carl “C.A.” Schulze was born on February 2, 1932 in Fayette County, Texas to Ewald & Ottilie (Zoch) Schulze. C.A. joined the army on April 22, 1953 and shortly after married Bobbie Thornton on September 3, 1953. He was a rancher and true jack of all trades who loved horses, working cattle as well as fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers, Oswald Urban Schulze and Edward Schulze and an infant sister.
Mr. Schulze is survived by his wife, Bobbie Schulze of Giddings; 2 sons, Erwin & Laverne Schulze of Northrup and Carl L. Schulze of Giddings; daughter, Debbie & David Burkhalter of Cedar Creek; 4 grandchildren, Mark Anthony Schulze of San Antonio, Craig Snider of Round Rock, Christina Schulze of San Antonio, and David Burkhalter Jr. of Cedar Creek; 9 great grandchildren; brother, Paul Schulze & wife, Laura of Winchester; 2 sisters, Bernice Reuther & husband, Leonard of Lincoln and Anna Mae Saunders of Conroe as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousin and extended family and friends.
Funeral services for Carl “C.A.”Schulze, 79 of Giddings, will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 17, 2011 at St. Michael Lutheran Church in Winchester, Texas. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Thursday from 7: 00 a. m. until 8: 00 a. m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. The family will be present Wednesday evening from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Memorials may be made to St. Michael Lutheran Church Building Fund or 125 anniversary in Winchester or a charity of choice.