Wednesday
66°
Rain Showers Likely
65%
Wednesday Night
55°
Rain Showers Likely
64%
Thursday
65°
Chance Rain Showers
36%
Thursday Night
53°
Mostly Cloudy
7%
Friday
73°
Mostly Cloudy
19%
Friday Night
61°
Chance Rain Showers
40%
Saturday
77°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Saturday Night
62°
Chance Thunderstorms
50%
Sunday
75°
Chance Thunderstorms
41%
Sunday Night
58°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
26%
Memorial Day
73°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
Monday Night
56°
Chance Rain Showers
32%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, October 2nd, 2006
Menno Schwartz
Menno M. Schwartz, 70, of Geneva, Ind., died at 4:37 a.m. Sept. 30, 2006, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 2, 1936, in Hartville, to Jacob E. and Mary N. Miller Schwartz. He married Barbara Ann Eicher, who survives.
Also surviving are eight sons, Willie, New Concord, Ben and Johnny, both of Geneva, Menno Jr. and Ruben, both of Bryant, Ind., Leander, Rochester, Ind., Robert, Celina, and Jake, Bluffton, Ind.; five daughters, Judy Girod, Berne, Ind., Mariana Wengerd, Susan Schwartz and Barbara Miller, all of Geneva, and Nancy, Bryant; nine brothers, Raymond, Nathaniel and Leander, all of Geneva, Jake, Ruben, Jonas, and William, all of Berne, Enos, Spencerville, Ind., and Joe, Monroe, Ind.; seven sisters, Elizabeth Neuenschwander, Burr Oak, Mich., Lucy Zehr, Grabill, Ind., Edith Eicher, Berne, Rosie Hilty and Maryann Schwartz, Geneva, Katie, Monroe, Ind., and Martha Schmidt, Salem, Ind.; 84 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Atlee and six grandchildren.
He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Services are 9 a.m. Tuesday at the home of Menno M. Schwartz, 5166 W.-960 S., Geneva, Bishop David N. Wengerd officiating. Burial is at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Adams County, Ind.
Calling is 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Menno M. Schwartz home.
Arrangements are being handled by Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva.
Additional obituaries on this date
Myra Delzeith, 79, 162 E. Main St., St. Henry, died at 9:04 a.m. Oct. 1, 2006, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Frances Emans, 70, of Mendon, died Oct. 2, 2006, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Rose Heitkamp, 81, of Coldwater, died Oct. 2, 2006, in Minster.
Arrangements [More]
Deborah E. Lewis, 37, 407 Balsam St., Fort Recovery, died at 12:14 a.m. Oct. 1, 2006, at Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind. Death was due to cancer. [More]
Eldred L. "Bud" Wellman, 83, of New Knoxville, died at 2:45 p.m. Sept. 30, 2006, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]