Today
81°
Partly Sunny
11%
Tonight
63°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Tomorrow
82°
Partly Sunny
9%
Tomorrow Night
62°
Mostly Clear
4%
Monday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Monday Night
68°
Rain Showers Likely
71%
Tuesday
77°
Rain Showers Likely
59%
Tuesday Night
60°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Wednesday
74°
Partly Sunny
4%
Wednesday Night
56°
Mostly Clear
4%
Thursday
78°
Mostly Sunny
1%
Thursday Night
57°
Mostly Clear
2%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, May 10th, 2010
Leo Schwartz
Leo H. Schwartz, 85, 33 E. South St., New Bremen, died at 11:02 a.m. May 9, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born July 29, 1924, in Minster, to Adam and Josephine Schulze Schwartz. On June 26, 1948, he married Esther J. Dues, who survives in New Bremen.
Also surviving are six children, Nicholas (Brenda) Schwartz, Yorkshire, and Edwin (Marilyn) Schwartz, Ronald (Edith) Schwartz, Patricia (Ken) Bruns, Donna (John) Kremer and John (Connie) Schwartz, all of New Bremen; 19 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are nine siblings, Joseph, Raymond, Albert, Norbert, Clara, Lawrence and Louis Schwartz, Henrietta Wente and Dorothy Kahlig.
He was a member of the Church of the Holy Redeemer in New Bremen. He was a member of the American Legion Post 241, New Bremen, the New Bremen Rod and Gun Club and the Westside Airport on the Schwartz farm. He worked on a farm, at the former Goodyear in St. Marys and retired from Thieman Stamping in New Bremen in 1989.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Mannebach officiating. Burial is at the German Protestant Cemetery in New Bremen.
Calling is 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at the church's parish center and 9:30-10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorials can be made to the State of the Heart Hospice.
Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen is handling arrangements.
Additional obituaries on this date
David Virgil Bruggeman, 56, 503 Woodview Dr., Coldwater, died at 4:15 a.m. May 8, 2010, at his home. [More]
Donald L. Martin, 64, 213 W. Caldwell St., Fort Recovery, died at 4:15 p.m. May 7, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. [More]
John David Reed, 64, 505 Wildwood Drive, Coldwater, died at 3 a.m. May 7, 2010, at his home. [More]
Margaret Koons, 98, 1707 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 10:05 a.m. May 8, 2010 [More]