Laura Jane Schultz, 44, of Swannanoa, N.C., died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 at John F. Keever Jr. Solace Center in Asheville.
She was born in Port Allegheny on March 12, 1968, daughter of Lawrence E. Austin and Louise E. Dickinson Smith.
She was a graduate of St. Marys Area High School and was of the Jehovahâ€™s Witness faith.
She is survived by her husband of 25 years, Andrew T. Schultz; a son, Elliot Austin Schultz; a daughter, Tissica Bleu Schultz; a brother, Christopher Smith; and three sisters, Jeanette Sisson, Michele Garcia and Kimberly Austin.
She was preceded in death by her stepfather, John F. Smith.
A memorial service for Laura Jane Schultz will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. at The Kingdom Hall of Jehovahâ€™s Witnesses on 220 New Salem Rd. in Swannanoa with Albert Schultz officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovahâ€™s Witnesses.
Online condolences may be offered at www.penlandfamilyfuneralhome.com.