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Amos R. Schwartz 80, Monroe, passed away at his residence at 5:45 a.m. Sunday April 27, 2014.
He was born March 13, 1934, in Monroe, to the late John J. Jr. and Rosina J. (Schwartz) Schwartz.
Amos married Maryann G. Schwartz Feb. 9, 1956; she survives.
He was a member of the Old Order Amish. He was a retired farmer.
Surviving are seven sons, Willie R. (Fannie) Schwartz and Amos R. (Edith) Schwartz, both of Decatur, Sam R. (Maryann) Schwartz of Berne, Menno R.G. (Miriam) Schwartz and Joe R.G. (Catherine) Schwartz, both of Monroe, John R. (Bertha) Schwartz of Means, Ky. and Dan R. (Esther) Schwartz of Spencerville; two daughters, Mary R. (Dan E.) Schwartz of Berne and Rosie R. (Dan D.) Wickey of Leonidas, Mich.; 67 grandchildren; and 87 great grandchildren.
Amos was preceded in death by two sons, Enos R. and Levi R. Schwartz; one granddaughter; and one grandson.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday at his residence, 1194E 100S, Monroe.
Visitation will be held from 1-8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, both at the residence.
Online condolences may be made at haggardandsefton.com.