Monday, October 17th, 2011
Complete Obituary
Fred Swartz
  Fred G. Swartz, 77, of St. Marys, died at 12:35 p.m. Oct. 15, 2011, at his home.
He was born April 5, 1934, in St. Marys, to Sam and Cynthia Davis Swartz. On Nov. 24, 1954, he married Janet Quellhorst, who survives.
Other survivors are two sons, Gary (Jennifer) Swartz, St. Marys, and Sam (Angie Manarolla) Swartz, Dublin; two brothers, Charles (Sue Ellen) Swartz and Sam Swartz, all of St. Marys; a sister, Melody Thrush, St. Johns; six grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Deceased are a daughter-in-law, Becky Swartz; three brothers-in-law, Charles Siferd, Glen Thrush and Edward Quellhorst; and a sister-in-law, Kathryn Swartz.
He retired from Midwest Electric Cooperative, St. Marys, and also owned Fred's Income Tax Service in St. Marys. He was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ and Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge 767, both of St. Marys. A collector of World War I and World War II memorabilia, he donated the collection to the Auglaize County Historical Museum. A U.S. Army veteran, he served during the Korean War.
Services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Ed Bray officiating. Burial with military rites will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the church endowment fund or Grand Lake Hospice.
Condolences may be left at Milleruneralhomes.net.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Wednesday
67°
Partly Sunny
12%
Wednesday Night
45°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Thursday
69°
Partly Sunny
Thursday Night
44°
Mostly Clear
Friday
71°
Mostly Sunny
Friday Night
55°
Mostly Clear
Saturday
78°
Partly Sunny
6%
Saturday Night
62°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
38%
Sunday
74°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Sunday Night
53°
Partly Cloudy
10%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Monday, September 15
index pict
Saturday, September 13
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Wednesday, August 27
index pict
Marion Local prepares for football season
Tuesday, August 26
index pict
St. Marys' Schmitmeyer golfs for guys team