David Westin Schwem

May 20, 1987November 15, 2012

David Schwem, age 25, passed away in Portland, Oregon on Nov. 15, 2012. He was born in Valencia, California on May 20, 1987 to Bill and Esther Schwem. He attended Valencia High School, San Francisco State University and Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. David's passion was music and as a performer, songwriter and producer he created a body of work that was beloved by his many friends and followers. Known as CC Archer to many, he delighted in bringing the unexpected to those who knew him well.

We will all miss him very much. Son of Bill and Esther; brother of Adam; step-grandson of Roger Hall. Also survived by Kurt and Glenda Schwem and their children, Michelle and Eric. Memorial service at Eternal Valley Chapel of the Hills, 23287 Sierra Hwy., Newhall, California, Saturday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m.

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Cynthia Fox

July 6, 2013

Bill, Ester and Adam I just heard about David. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Ronnie sends his sympathies to you all. He looked just like a young Bill. God Bless to you all. Take care, Cynthia Fox

Kasey Weber-Cahen

November 29, 2012

Bill, Esther and Adam- Sending you my most heartfelt sympathies. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Jill Olmstead-Schneider

November 25, 2012

Bill and Esther, I am so, so sorry to hear of this terrible news. It's been many years since I've seen y'all (I used to babysit for you guys) but I think of you often and always wondered how you all were doing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Don & Sherry Klahs

November 23, 2012

Our hearts are heavy with the knowledge of your great loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May you be comforted by many good memories of your dear son.

Douglas DeWitte

November 22, 2012

My heart felt sympathy goes out to Bill and Esther for the tragic loss of their son, David. May God bless his soul.

Bill Reynolds

November 22, 2012

To me, David died a hero because as a volunteer organ donor his loss gave life to others. God Bless David.

November 22, 2012

+Although David was my great nephew, I never had the privilage of meeting him. I did, however, hear about what a wonderful young man he was. Knowing what his parents are going through, I grieve with them at this terrible time and send my heart felt sympathy.
Charlotte Schwem Woodson, Lebanon, Ohio

Phil & Cheryl Carlson

November 21, 2012

Our most heartfelt sympathy for the tragic loss of David. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.