Obit: Schwarze, Albert (1878 - 1944)

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----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 08/16/1944; P.2

Schwarze, Albert (9 AUG 1878 - 16 AUG 1944)

Greenwood, Clark County, Wis. - Albert Schwarze, 66, died this morning at 7:30 o'clock at his home in Greenwood. Death followed a year's illness caused by a heart ailment. Mr. Schwarze had been a patient at St. Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, last winter, an again was hospitalized in Marshfield for a week about a month ago.

Mr. Schwarze was born in the Town of Warner, Clark County Aug. 9, 1878, the son of Herman and Christine Schwarze. His parents were among the first pioneers to make a home at Decker corners, northwest of Greenwood, where his father operated a blacksmith shop.

After engaging in the blacksmith shop.

After engaging in the blacksmith business practically all his life, he retired about a year ago because of poor health. When a young boy he helped his father and later operated his own shop in Greenwood.

Thirty-one years ago he was married in Greenwood to Agnes Norris, who survives with his aged father, Herman Schwarze, Greenwood; two daughters, Mrs. Roy (Dorothy) Zarling, Milwaukee, and Mrs. Marcin (Lorraine) Ernst, Spencer; three brothers, George, Adolph, and Otto Schwarze, all of Greenwood; two sisters, Mrs. Mathilda Brick, Greenwood, and Mrs. Sidney (Augusta) Greene, Pueblo, Colo.; and one grandson, David Lee Zarling, Milwaukee.

He was preceded in death by his mother in Feb. 1937; by a sister, Mrs. Fred (Helen) Buker, Aug. 18, 1940; and by two brothers, Dr. Herman Schwarze, in Oct. 1932, and Frederick in infancy.

Funeral arrangements have not been made.



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