John Swartz, age 78, of Elkhart passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at his home. John was born on December 18, 1942 to John and Anne Swart in Wilmington, Delaware. He married Elaine Davis at Bonnyville Mill on August 10, 1985.
John formerly worked at Consoweld Corporation as a national sales manager. He enjoyed playing golf, golf and golf. He loved spending time with his family and friends.
John is survived by his wife Elaine Swartz; children John Swart of Cookeville, TN., Joanne (Andy) Matz of Etna, WY., Jane (Lenny) Orange of Mechanicsville, VA., Jennifer (Chris) Gleaves of Canton, GA., and Stephanie Grimes of Elkhart; grandchildren Kelsey, Leiten, Sarah, Emily, Maddie and Caden. He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings.
In keeping with John’s wishes there will be no services. Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, 1531 Cobblestone Blvd., Elkhart, IN 46514 is assisting the Swartz family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made the American Red Cross, 721 Riverview Ave., Elkhart, IN 46516 www.redcross.org Faith Mission of Elkhart, 801 Benham Avenue, Elkhart, IN 46516 www.thefaithmission.org or The Salvation Army,300 North Main Street, Elkhart, IN 46516 www.salvationarmy.org Online condolences may be made to the Swartz family at www.stemmlawsonpeterson.com
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