Ellen L. Shultz

December 11, 1942 ‒ July 02, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ellen L. Shultz, age 77, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on December 11, 1942 in Mansfield, Ohio the daughter of Clifford and Tina (Frakes) Woodruff.  Ellen enjoyed playing Bingo and reading.  She was a member of the Riley Chapel Baptist Church.

She is survived by her children; Rick (Diana) Shultz of Loudonville and Robert (Yvette) Shultz of Mount Vernon; eight grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; two brothers, Ron Woodruff of Washington and Don Woodruff of Port Lucie, Florida.

Ellen was preceded in death by her husband Robert Shultz; two brothers, Albert Woodruff and Carl Woodruff; two sisters, Rosie Myers and Jean Spohn.

In following with Ellen’s wishes the family will hold a private graveside service with Pastor Sheila Kent officiating.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ellen L. Shultz.

Memorial contributions in Ellen’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Hospice of Knox County.

To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com


  • Rick,Diane, Jaimie,Sarah
    Ellen was a nice lady. She was always pleasant and fun to talk to. I am sorry for your loss. I hope that the Lord will give you comfort in your time of healing in the closing of this chapter of your life. I hope that all goes well for all of you. Take care. Clay Husbands

  • My thoughts and prayers to your family in the loss of Ellen. She was always a sweet heart and my husbands family always enjoyed visiting with her and Bobby .

  • Rick and Bob
    Sorry to hear about your mom. Wish we hadn’t lost touch.I messaged you on facebook. Reach out if you want to. Love you
    Your cousin