Muriel H. Schultz, age 92, of Hamden, passed away on December 13, 2017. Born in New Haven on March 21, 1925, she was the daughter of the late George & Ethel (Schmeltz) O’Connell. Muriel was the widow of Jack E. Schultz and sister of the late Albert, George, & Russell O’Connell. She is survived by her daughter Jacqueline “Lynn” Schultz of Hamden; her son Mark C. Schultz & his wife Linda of Hamden; and her granddaughter Lauralynn Schultz of Watertown. Muriel was a US Army Veteran and a private duty registered nurse, after her retirement she was a volunteer nurse for Hospice. She lived in Florida for the past 30 years, recently returning to Hamden. Funeral Services will be private. Arrangements are in care of Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden. Contributions in Muriel’s memory may be made to Connecticut Hospice Inc., 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.

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  1. My heartfelt condolences to Lynn, Mark and family. Aunt Muriel was a very special lady – we shared many wonderful times on the lake at my parents when my kids were little. So grateful to have these special memories and to have known this spicy lady – she will be deeply missed.

  2. Lynn, Mark, and Family – Ann and I send our deepest condolences to you on the passing of Aunt Muriel. Even though we have not seen each other in quite a while, I have many fond memories of both her and Uncle Jack as I was growing up in Hamden. May they both rest in peace in God’s loving embrace. Per your request, we will make a donation to Connecticut Hospice.

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