Harold R. Swartz

Harold R. Swartz, 90, of rural Watsontown, passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013.

Born Sept. 2, 1923, he was the son of the late Raymond E. and Helen M. (Muffly) Swartz. His first wife, Alice (Berger) Swartz passed away Jan. 8, 1952. He later married the former Lois Berger and they celebrated 29 years of marriage until her death April 13, 1985.

Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Clayton H. and Elizabeth Swartz, of Milton; a daughter and son-in-law, Sheryl S. and William Lazarus of Shoreview, Minn.; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Carl Swartz, of Milton; and a sister, Eleanor Kurtz, Audubon, Pa.

Preceding him in death, besides his wives, was a sister, Marjorie Taylor.

Friends are invited to call at First Presbyterian Church, 47 Walnut St., Milton, from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, where the funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Presbyterian Cemetery, McEwensville.

Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville.