Jake B. Schwartz, 65, of Berne, IN, passed away at 8:45 AM on Friday, January 05, 2018 at his residence in Berne, IN. He was born on Tuesday, September 30, 1952, in Adams County, IN. He married Mattie (Wickey) Schwartz. Jake also known as "The Mulch Man" was of the Old Order Amish. He was the Amish undertaker at his church for many years.
Survivors: Wife - Mattie (Wickey) Schwartz, Berne, IN, Son - Jacob (Emma) Schwartz, Burr Oak, MI,
Son - Martin (Edith) Schwartz, Berne, IN, Daughter - Lucy (Joseph) Hilty, Berne, IN, Daughter - Luann (Joseph) Schwartz, Portland, IN, Grandchildren - Elizabeth Schwartz, Emma Schwartz, Jacob Schwartz, Benjamin Schwartz, Steven Schwartz, Lana (Abe) Eicher, Tesha Hilty, Perry Hilty, Cora Hilty, Rosetta Schwartz, Kaitlyn Schwartz, Juilianna Schwartz, & Logan Schwartz, Brothers - Johnny Schwartz Moreland, IN, Noah Schwartz, Decatur, IN, Joe Schwartz, Monroe, IN, Sam Schwartz, Bluffton, IN, Menno Schwartz, Decatur, IN, Sisters - Rosie Schwartz, Monroe, IN, and Anna Schwartz, Moreland, IN.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Joseph A. Schwartz, Mother - Barbara Schwartz, Grandchild - Marylin Schwartz, and Brother - David Schwartz.
Calling will be at the Jake B. Schwartz residence 5135 S. 300 W. Berne on Saturday, January 06, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Funeral Services will be at Jake B. Schwartz residence 5135 S. 300 W. Berne at 9:00 AM on Monday, January 08, 2018 with David Wengerd officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Adams County.
Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com