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Katie S. Schwartz, one day old, of rural Berne, died Thursday in Lutheran Hospital at Fort Wayne.
She was born on Wednesday in Decatur to Samuel J. and Mandy J.E. Girod Schwartz of rural Berne.
The family belongs to the Old Order Amish.
Aside from her parents, surviving are the paternal grandparents, Joe W. and Sylvia Schwartz of rural Berne; the maternal grandparents, Jacob and Emma Girod of rural Berne; the maternal great-grandmother, Susie Wengerd of rural Bellville, Ohio; a paternal great-grandfather, Andrew W. Schwartz of rural Monroe; and a paternal great-grandmother, Sylvia K. Schwartz of rural Berne.
Funeral services were held today, with burial in Blue Creek Cemetery of Adams County.
Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home of Berne handled the funeral arrangements.