Schutz, Alfred E. Schutz, age 83, of Brewster, NY, died Monday, August 19, 2013 in Carmel, NY.
Mr. Schutz was born in Queens, NY on October 21, 1929 to Albert and Elizabeth (Vandergrifth) Schutz. He was graduated from Garrison Beach High School and from the Mechanical Institute in NYC with an Associate’s Degree. Mr. Schutz had served in the Navy during the Korean War upon the US Antietam CV36.
Mr. Schutz married June M. Ormsby January 13, 1950 in Coney Island, Brooklyn. Mrs. Schutz died January 2, 2011.
Mr. Schutz was a Range officer and instructor with the NYPD for 20 years, having retired in 1973.
A member of both the NYC PBA and the Brewster VFW post 672, Mr. Schutz enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and travel. Back in the day, he would be found Skiing as well. A longtime resident of Sheep’s Head Bay, Brooklyn, Mr. Schutz spent summers in Brewster from 1962 until 1965 when he moved there permanently.
Mr. Schutz is survived by his daughter Susan and her husband Robert of Myrtle Beach, SC and his son Steven A. Schutz and his wife Yvonne of Pawling, NY. Five grandchildren, Thomas, Heather, Jennifer, Kevin and James and a great granddaughter Olivia.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 8:30pm at the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster. There will be a private cremation following. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2:00-4:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm. www.beecherfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Alfred’s memory to the American Heart Association. www.heart.org.