Nicholas Kenneth Schulz, 52 of Flat Rock died peacefully November 08, 2005 at his residence after a courages battle with a brain tumor. Born April 18, 1953 at Great Lakes Navel Station in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in Park Ridge, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his Father Nicholas Schulz and his brothers Robert Daniel and Norbert Erwin Schulz. He spent his adult life in San Diego, California, where he was a Director of Advanced Tactical Equipment at General Dynamics. He went on to get his Doctorate in Law and started an International Law Business from his home in Barrington, Illinois. He moved to Flat Rock in April 2005. On May 27, 2004 he married Elizabeth {Beth} Stiers on their property in Durango, Colorado. In addition to his wife he is survived by his mother Elfriede Lowenberg Schulz of Illinois. The family will receive friends at the home on Saturday November 12 between 4 and 6 pm. He will be cremated and his ashes buried next to his brother Bob at Coulter Bay, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. The family would like to thank Four Seasons Hospice for their support of Nick's wish to die at home with his wife and loved ones. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care: P.O. Box 2395, Hendersonville, NC 28793 or The Elizabeth House : 511 S. Allen Road Flat Rock, NC 28731. Jackson Funeral Service and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.