Larry L. Schwartz

February 4, 1937December 6, 2012

Larry Lawrence Schwartz February 4, 1937 – December 6, 2012

Larry L. Schwartz, formerly of Kokomo, IN, died peacefully in Sun Lakes, AZ at the age of 75. He was born at home in Hildreth, NE on Feb. 4 1937. He graduated Hildreth High School in 1954 and went on to attend Midland Lutheran College in Freemont, NE where he married the former Rosalie Ruth Keiser, also of Hildreth, on April 28th, 1957.

He left Midland to join the Air Force, serving for 4 years as an electronics technician stationed in Puerto Rico. Upon leaving the service he returned to graduate from the University of Nebraska in 1963 with a degree in electrical engineering. He accepted a position with Delco Electronics in Milwaukee, WI, and later transferred to Kokomo where he worked until his retirement in 1999, when he moved to Sun Lakes, AZ. After Rosalie’s death he met and married the former Joyce Kuehl of Spirit Lake, IA.

Larry was a faithful member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kokomo and Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Sun Lakes. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed reading and travel.

Larry is survived by his wife Joyce, his daughter Andrea, his son Cory, his stepdaughter Kim, his stepson Nathan, and 13 grandchildren.


  • ~ Memorial Service ~ Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Larry L. Schwartz

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December 11, 2012

In loving memory of (Grandpa) Larry ~ with hope your hearts soon fill with happy memories of enjoying nature (with special walking sticks) – having fun at sporting events – and joyful times together filled with laughter. Allow the love of friends and family to carry you through and accept our deepest sympathies. Our thoughts are with you…We love and miss you… the Clarke, Banks, and Olson families.