Robert D. "Dave" Swartz

Swartz, Robert D. Dave March 9, 2013; fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, died peacefully with his family at his side. Beloved husband for 52 years of the late Margaret M. Sis Swartz (nee White). Dearest father of Margaret (John C.) Bolen, Joan (James Long) Swartz, the late Robert, Jr. Bob Swartz, Jacqueline (Geoffrey Beckemeier) Swartz, Maureen (Gilbert) Beckemeier & Kathleen (Chris) Luttman. Dear grandfather of Peter Bolen, Margaret (Richard) Riney, the late David Long, Hayden Long, Anthony (Bronwyn) Maitz, Victoria (William) Baker, Thomas Maitz, Gwendolyn, Mary & Robert Beckemeier, Connor & Carson Luttman; great-grandfather of Teddy Baker. Dear brother of William F. (Christine) Swartz, the late Ruth D. Roberts (the late Russell), and the late Virginia Lee Swartz; brother-in-law of Thomas White and the late Patrick, John Jack, James, Michael & Daniel White. Our dear uncle, greatuncle, cousin & friend. Services: Mass will be celebrated 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at St. Stephen Protomartyr Catholic Church, 3949 Wilmington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63116. Visitation, Tuesday 4 to 8 p.m., O'SULLIVAN-MUCKLE MORTUARY, 13996 Olive Blvd., Chesterfield, MO 63017 & again Wednesday morning MEET AT CHURCH 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass. Donations appreciated Melanoma Hope Network, 101 W. Argonne Dr. #220, St. Louis, MO 63122 or Rosati-Kain Capital Campaign, 4389 Lindell, St. Louis, MO 63108. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.

Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch from Mar. 10 to Mar. 12, 2013