Genevieve M. Schwarz - 90
8/25/1929 - 10/29/2019
Genevieve M. Schwarz age 90 of Clinton, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the Alverno. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 1st at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 8:30 AM until the service hour on Friday. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Pall Bearers are Jeff and Devan Ebensberger, Mark and Toren Schultheis, Chandler Schwarz and Dustin Schwarz.
Genevieve was born on August 25, 1929 in Clinton, the daughter of Harold and Pearl (Montgomery) McKenna. She married Ernest Schwarz on March 31, 1951 in Clinton. Ernest passed away April 27, 2009. Genevieve worked as a lunchroom and playground supervisor at Elijah Buell elementary. She was a member of Prince of Peace. Genevieve enjoyed reading, sewing, flowers, playing cards and most importantly, spending time with her family. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
Genevieve is survived by her four children, Steven (Patricia) Schwarz of Ames, IA, Dawn (Jeff) Ebensberger of Clinton, David (Patricia) Schwarz of Guttenberg, IA and Debra (Mark) Schultheis of Rhodes, IA; 11 grandchildren, Nicole Schwarz, Dustin (Michelle) Schwarz, Brooke (Nick) Stahl, Devan Ebensberger, Elizabeth Schwarz, Billy Borota, Ashley (Steven) Lively, McKenna Schwarz, Toren Schultheis, Chandler Schwarz and Bryn Schultheis; five great grandchildren, Jace, Zayne, Mya, Malia and Zoey; and two sisters, Madonna Waddell and Virginia Leu both of Clinton. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ernest and her siblings, Harold McKenna, Bob McKenna, Nellie Tieso and Tom McKenna.
Visitation will be from 8:30 AM until the service hour on Friday.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 1st at the Pape Funeral Home. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery.