Joseph E. Shultz, 87 of Ligonier, passed away peacefully March 8, 2021. Joseph was born Oct. 31, 1933 in Donegal, PA. He was the son of the late Raymond and Flora Lauffer Shultz. He served in the Air Force during the Korean war, then attended Cambria-Rowe Business School for accounting to become a CPA. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 62 years, Helen Louise Shultz and brothers Jacob, Albert, Edwin and David. He is survived by two sisters, Ann Lebo of Wilpen, PA and Audrey Shultz of St Marys, GA. Joseph is survived by his children, Stacey Stouffer (Kenneth) of Ligonier, Stephanie Miller (Jason) of Markleysburg,PA, Steva Miller of Coudersport, PA and Stuart Shultz of Latrobe, PA. He was grandfather to Jessica Hootman of Colorado Springs, CO, Jesse Miller of Whitaker, Rachel Shultz of Latrobe, Paige Miller of Markleysburg, PA, Torie Miller of Houston, TX and Cheyenne and Wyatt Stouffer of Ligonier. He was great-grandfather to Grace of Latrobe and uncle to several nieces and nephews. A family celebration of life will be held at a later date.