Friday Night
42°
Cloudy
11%
Saturday
47°
Mostly Cloudy
8%
Saturday Night
29°
Partly Cloudy
4%
Sunday
45°
Mostly Sunny
1%
Sunday Night
33°
Mostly Clear
1%
Monday
52°
Mostly Sunny
Monday Night
40°
Mostly Clear
Tuesday
58°
Partly Sunny
1%
Tuesday Night
43°
Mostly Cloudy
7%
Wednesday
54°
Mostly Cloudy
23%
Wednesday Night
41°
Chance Rain Showers
34%
3 Day
Extended
Saturday, December 8th, 2007
Solomon Schwartz
Solomon "Sol" B. Schwartz, 82, of Berne, Ind., died at 9:10 a.m. Dec. 5, 2007, at Swiss Village, Berne.
He was born Feb. 4, 1925, in Berne, to John and Barbara Schwartz. On Oct. 23, 1950, he married Ruth Eicher, who survives.
Other survivors are eight sons, Don (Penny), Willshire, Robert (Becky) and Christopher (Maundus), all of Bluffton, Ind., Steven (Christine), Mount Vernon, Anthony, O'Fallon, Ill., Myron (Liz), Celina, Kevin (Shekinha), Ashville, N.C., and David (Betty), Berne; a daughter, Sonja (Michael) Kelly, Berne; three brothers, Abe (Lydia Mae), Centerville, Mich., Amos (Neva), Geneva, Ind., and Joe (Rosa), Grabill, Ind.; a sister, Rachel Hostettler, Sturgis, Mich.; 19 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
He owned and operated Sol Schwartz Construction. He was a member of Evangelical Mennonite Church, Berne, and the former Kiwanis Club, Bluffton, Ind., and a committee member of the Miracle Youth Camp near Kalamazoo, Mich.
Services were today at the church, the Revs. Veryl Roth and Kent Fahl officiated. Burial was at the church cemetery.
Contributions can be made to Solid Rock Bible Camp, Soldotna, Alaska.
Arrangements were handled by Goodwin Memorial Chapel, Bluffton, Ind.
Additional obituaries on this date
Bruce A. Brookhart, 53, 5636 U.S. 33, Mendon, died Dec. 7, 2007, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Betty Eileen Grace, 77, 110 Bayview Drive, Celina, died at 8:24 a.m. Dec. 7, 2007, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. [More]