Ramona L. Schultz, 59, of Cottage Hills, passed away at 10:07 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Alton on Feb. 3, 1956, she was the daughter of Edgar and Juanita (Haley) Elspherman, who preceded in death.
She had worked as a sales clerk at the Dollar General Store in East Alton as well as a clerk at the FISCA service station in West Alton.
She was an animal lover, especially her lab, Dakota; and enjoyed fishing, being outdoors, reading and puzzles.
She married Leroy Schultz on May 26, 1982, in Edwardsville. He survives.
Surviving also are a brother, Louis (Kay) Elspherman of East Alton; niece, Cherie (Marvin) Lee; nephews, Terry Elspherman, Caleb Elspherman; and dear friends and their family, Eileen and Greg Strader of Cottage Hills, their daughter, Ally Meyer; and her son, Sawyer.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.
In accordance with her wishes, cremation will follow the service.