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Samuel E.S. Schwartz, 48, of Willshire, Ohio, passed away at 9:50 a.m., on Monday, April 16, 2012, at his family's residence in Berne.
He was born on Wednesday, July 17, 1963, in Adams County.
Mr. Schwartz was a member of the Old Order Amish and was a carpenter.
Among survivors are his mother, Sylvia K. Schwartz of Berne; sisters Sylvia E.S. (Joe W) Schwartz of Berne and Dehlia (Ben) Wengerd of Willshire; brothers Joe E.S. (Liz) Schwartz of Monroe, Enos E.S. (Wilma) Schwartz of Berne, Levi E.S. (Emily) Schwartz of Berne, Andy E.S. (Melinda) Schwartz of Berne, Jake E.S. Schwartz of Berne and John E.S. Schwartz of Berne.
He was preceded in death by his father, Enos D.J. Schwartz.â€¨ Visitation will be today from 2-8 p.m., and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, at the Enos E.S. Schwartz residence, 4871 S. 600 E. Berne.â€¨ Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, also at the Enos E.S. Schwartz residence, with Bishop Menno Christner officiating. Funeral arrangements by Downing & Glancy.
Burial will follow in the Blue Creek Cemetery, Berne.