Jacob I. Schwartz, 75, Geneva, In died June 16, 2017 at 2:10 AM. Jacob was a member of the Old Order Amish. Born to Daniel C. & Mary J. (Wickey) Schwartz on May 11, 1942. He married Mary S. Miller on June 6, 1963. She died February 13, 1971. He then married Lizzieann J. Byler on April 3, 1975. She survives.
Survivors are his children- Samuel at home, Mary Schwartz (Daniel) Linesville, PA, Susan Schwartz (Samuel M.) Portland, Daniel Schwartz (Rachel) Geneva, Jacob Schwartz (Katie) Geneva, Lydia Schwartz (Menno) Berne, Katie Schwartz (David) Berne, Lizzie Schwartz (Jerry) Geneva, Frances Schwartz (Samuel) Monroe. Brothers- David I. Schwartz, Berne, John I. Schwartz, Milroy, Mary Wickey (Sam), Berne, Frances Wickey (Levi), Geneva, Becky Schwartz (John), Berne, Sister in law Lizzie (Schwartz) Eicher, Geneva, Brother in law William Schrock. He has 71 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren that are living.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his 1st wife, a son, a grandson, a great grandson, a granddaughter, 2 brothers- Christian I. and Daniel I. Schwartz, 2 sisters- Leah I. Schrock, and Lizzie I. Wickey, and Step brother in law- Amos A. Eicher.
Viewing hours will be Saturday June 17, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, and Sunday June 18, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. at his residence at 9100 S. 150 E. Geneva, In 46740.
Funeral Service will be on Monday June 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM at the residence with Bishop Dave Girod officiating. Burial will take place at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Geneva, IN.