‹ Return to Current Obituaries

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Ina's visitation.

Ina E. Shultz

Ina E. (Reeder) Shultz, age 83, formerly of Catawissa, died at 8:45 p. m. Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at the Emmanuel Center For Nursing in Danville.

Born in Catawissa on November 2, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Elma (Leiby) Reeder. She was lifelong resident of Catawissa and a 1954 graduate of Catawissa High School.

Ina was employed at the former Bon Ton Department Store in the Columbia Mall for 25 years and had also been employed at the Press Enterprise earlier.

She was a lifelong member of the Roaring Creek Valley United Methodist Church (former Mt. Zion). She also belonged to the Catawissa Garden Club. Ina also enjoyed traveling.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Gerald J. “Jerry” Shultz on February 19, 2012; two sisters: Rebecca Reeder and Carmel Hubicki and a brother, Earl Reeder.

Ina is survived by two sons: Timothy J. Shultz, and his wife Gloria, Brunswick, Maine and Thomas J. Shultz of Bloomsburg; a daughter, Heidi, wife of Jason Muller, New London; four grandchildren: Brenna Shultz, Eric Shultz, Alex Muller and Jackson Muller. She was the last of her immediate family.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will take place in the Mt. Zion Cemetery. A public celebration of her life will take place in 2021.

The family would prefer that in lieu of flowers contributions be sent to Agape, 17 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg, PA 17815 or at: www.agapelovefromabove.org

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market Street, Bloomsburg.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ina Shultz, please visit our flower store.


Sorry for your loss. Ina always brought a homemade loaf of bread to share on someones passing. Sorry we cannot do that now. May happy memories fill your hearts and minds.

Connie Malencore Sep 9 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. I knew your Mom and Dad thru the Bloomsburg Archery Club. Your Parents will be/are already missed. Remember the good times.

Darla Cotner Aug 27 2020 12:00 AM

I remember swimming and picnicking at your home, always feeling welcome. "Sure ,sure, sure" she would say. Your mother even made arrangements for swimming lessons in the pool for those who were struggling to stay afloat. I remember your Dad jumping in to pull me out. So sorry now for the loss of your mother. It does get easier, but those heartstrings will always be there. Her love will touch you in spirit in those times you just need to feel loved in the way you know only a mother can love. "As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you" Isaiah 66:12 God bless you and yours always. Kathy & Ed Hinterliter

Ed Hinterliter Aug 26 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ina Shultz

Mel Aug 25 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ina Shultz

Eileen Summers - Press Enterprise Co-Worker Aug 22 2020 12:00 AM