Funeral services for Geraldine M. Schwartz, 93, of Kirtland, will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 24, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 37728 Euclid Ave., Willoughby.
Mrs. Schwartz passed away June 19, 2013, at her home.
She was born March 30, 1920, in Berea, to William and Marie Eckert Klink. Geraldine was raised in Berea and was a graduate of Berea High School.
Geraldine married William Schwartz in November, 1948, and they were married for 45 years before his death in 1994. They lived in Wakeman until 1960, and she has been a Kirtland resident since then.
Mrs. Schwartz enjoyed sewing, baking and gardening and was very devoted to volunteer work at church, including 53 years as a Sunday school teacher.
She is survived by children, Tim (Kathleen Matyjasik) Schwartz of Mentor, Jeffrey Schwartz of Euclid and Joanne (Charles) Sutton of Kirtland; grandchildren, Jamie (Mirko) Matic, Matthew Sutton, Bryan (Jillian) Sutton, Samantha Sutton, Benjamin Schwartz, Michael Schwartz, Suzanne Hrwatzki and Steve Schwartz; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Schwartz; and a brother, William Klink.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Ave., Willoughby.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on June 21, 2013