Arthur G. Schwarz (1925-2017)

Arthur G. Schwarz
March 24, 1925 – January 21, 2017 

Arthur G. Schwarz, 91, of Panama City, FL, formerly of O’Fallon, IL, born March 24, 1925, passed away at his residence in Saturday January 21, 2017.

Arthur was a carpenter by trade, a member of the Cornerstone Family Fellowship Church in Panama City, FL. and was a veteran of WWII while serving in the United States Navy.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Michael and Dorothy Schwarz, his 1st wife; Irene Schwarz, 4 brothers; Howard Schwarz, Floyd Schwarz, Elmo Schwarz, Jerry Schwarz, grandson; Michael Lee Schwarz

He is survived by his wife; Betty Schwarz of Panama City, FL., 3 sons; Mike (Lynn) Schwarz of Cleveland, TN, Gregory Schwarz of Panama City, FL, and Dennis (Margie Schwarz of Mobile, AL, 3 sisters; Muriel McCrory of Pensacola, FL, Doris (Jim) Hansen of Dubuque, IA, and Lois (Don) Schmidt of O’Fallon, IL, 3 brothers; Bernard Schwarz of O’Fallon, IL Kenneth Schwarz of Lebanon, IL and Lloyd (Sue) Schwarz of Washington, IL, grandchildren; Rebecca Williams (Adam) Williams, Joseph Kelly and Jordan (Alyssa) Kelly, great grandchildren; Harrison Williams, Elliott Williams, Adam Kelly, Adelyn Kelly and Scarlet Kelly.

Memorials may be made to Cornerstone Family Fellowship Church122 Airport Road Panama City, FL 32405 Condolences may be extended to the family online at

Visitation was held from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Friday January 27, 2017 at the O’Fallon United Church of Christ 206 W. Adams St., O’Fallon, IL 62269

Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM from the Church with Rev. Dr. Martha Thierheimer officiating.

Burial will be held at O’Fallon City Cemetery, O’Fallon, IL.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.