Allen L. Schwartz
October 7, 2018
Allen L. Schwartz, 92, of Lebanon, passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2018 in StoneRidge Towne Centre, Myerstown.
Born on January 2, 1926 in Pine Grove, he was a son of the late Charles Milton and Carrie Owens Schwartz.
Allen was a 1943 graduate of Pine Grove High School and was a member of St. Stephen's Christian Fellowship Church in Lebanon.
He was a Sergeant in the Army having served during WWII in New Guinea and was a member of the 4164 QM Depot Co.
Allen was a supply clerk for the PA National Guard at Fort Indiantown Gap, Annville until he retired in 1986. He was a founding member of the Ft. Indiantown Gap Conservation Club.
He was an avid hunter and fisherman, who told wonderful stories about his outdoor adventures and member of the NRA and American Legion.
Preceding him in death were his wife of 58 years, Dorothy M. Baum Schwartz; a son David Schwartz; 4 brothers, Slater, Luther, Fred, and John Schwartz; 3 sisters, Emily Roman, Claire Dapkas, and Betty Schwartz.
Surviving are two sons, Dr. Thomas C. and wife Starla Schwartz of Newcastle, WA, Daniel A. Schwartz of Scottsdale, AZ; a daughter, Janet E. and husband Daniel Light of Cornwall; four grandchildren, Jeremy, Karissa, Dominique and Sarah; one great grandchild Rio; nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove with Rev. Ronald L. Salem officiating. There will be a viewing on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at the Funeral Home, Inc. Interment will follow in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Central Pa Chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 2080 Linglestown Rd., Suite 104, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110 in his memory.
You may send condolences to the family online at our website www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com
Muscular Dystrophy Association Central Pa Chapter
2080 Linglestown Rd. Suite 104, Harrisburg PA 17110