Obit: Schwarze, Walter (1911 - 1974)

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----Source: Thursday, October 17, 1974 edition of the Clark County Press

Walter Schwarze

Walter John Schwarze, 63, lifelong resident of Greenwood, died suddenly at his home Saturday, October 12, of an apparent heart attack.

Mr. Schwarze, son of Edwin and Ella (Humke) Schwarze, was born January 26, 1911 in the Town of Warner. He attended the Decker school and the Greenwood High School. He was married June 12, 1938 to Margaret Heller in Stratford. The Schwarze's farmed on a farm five miles northwest of Greenwood. He was a lifelong member of the Immanuel United Church and had served on the church board.

He is survived by his wife, two sons, Roger at home and Orville of Spencer; one daughter, Mrs. Norman (Janet) Olson of Milwaukee; five grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Gilbert (Lucille) Rohde of Greenwood. One brother preceded him in death.

Funeral services were scheduled for Tuesday, October 15 at 2 p.m. at the Immanuel United Church. The Rev. Pacifico Camarin officiated and burial was made in the West Side cemetery. Visitations were held at the Hill Funeral Home Monday afternoon and after 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.



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