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William 'Willie' Schatz

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Posted: Tuesday, June 16, 2009 10:00 pm

William A. "Willie" Schatz, 69, of Herald, died June 15. He was born on Oct. 26, 1939, in Sacramento.

Mr. Schatz retired from SMUD.

He is survived by his wife, Sharlet Schatz; daughters, Sandy Zanotti and Allison Lara; stepdaughter, Becky Ellison; stepsons, Brad Boren, Scott Born, Jon Helms and Ryan Helms; sisters, Toni Ann Kain and Kim Hardin; brother, Bob Schatz; 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held on at noon Sunday at Rancho Seco Lake. Committal is private. For more information, please call Jon Helms at (916) 681-5976, Sandy Zanotti at (916) 354-4024 or Allison Lara at (530) 626-0060.

Ben Salas Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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