SCHWEICKART, JAMES R., 93, of Louisville, passed away on Friday May 23, 2014.
He was an Army Veteran during WWII, and he was a carpet salesman for Benjamin's and Kinnard and Franke.
He was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Angela Schweickart; his first wife, Charlene; three brothers; and one sister.
He is survived by his wife, Rachel Schweickart; sons, Bernie Schweickart (Joyce) and Ron Schweickart (Sandee); daughter, Janice Straw (Jim); seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Midge Payne.
Memorial Mass will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday May 27th, at Little Sisters of the Poor, 15 Audubon Plaza Dr., Louisville, KY 40217. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Arrangements: Owen Funeral Home-Jeffersontown.
The family requests donations be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor, 15 Audubon Plaza Dr., Louisville, KY 40217.
Online condolences can be made at www.owenfuneralhome.com
Owen Funeral Home
9318 Taylorsville Road Louisville, KY 40299
Published in The Courier-Journal on May 25, 2014