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Ed died January 16, l997 in Davis, CA at the age of 79. He started flying in the Army Air Corps during WWII and later flew jumpers out of Cave Junction, OR. He retired in 1972 as National Air Safety Officer in the Washington Office.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Scholtz, Ed (Pilot 0000)" (2002). Smokejumper Obituaries. 1238.