PEORIA - Susan K. Schwark, 69, of Dahinda, formerly of Peoria, died at 4:08 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at her residence.
She was born June 21, 1944, in Peoria to David C. and Margaret K. Addler Brown. She married William Schwark on Sept. 23, 1965, in Peoria. He died in 2008 in Peoria.
She was also preceded in death by her son, William.
Susan is survived by her son, Richard Schwark of Pittsburgh, Pa.; grandson, Timmy Schwark of Pittsburgh; sister, Sally (Chuck) Chamberlain of Dahinda; brother, David (Shirley) Brown of Las Vegas, Nev.; brother, Tom (Nancy) Brown of Canton; sister, Sharon (Terry) Schmidgall of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.
She worked for the Peoria County auditor as a bookkeeper for many years. She last worked for Dri-Roads program in Peoria County for many years.
Susan was a member of Memorial Christian Church in Peoria. She was recently attending Oaks Community Church in Dahinda.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at The Wilton Mortuary in Peoria, where visitation will be one hour prior. Cremation rites will be accorded. Burial of cremated remains will take place in Lutheran Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.thewiltonmortuary.com.