Joseph G. Schwartz, former Mineral Wells resident, died on Sept. 17, 2013, in Dayton, Wash., at the age of 73 after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Joe was born in Rawlins, Wyo., in 1940, the son of V. Joseph and Virginia Anne Schwartz. He moved to Mineral Wells in 1974 to be closer to family.
Joe belonged to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church and had a beautiful singing voice and was an active member of the choir.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents and his younger sister, Betsy. He is survived by two sisters, Barbara Timmermeyer, of Mineral Wells, and Virginia White, of Dayton, Wash. He was a beloved uncle to five nieces and nephews and 12 grand-nieces and -nephews.
Graveside services and interment will be held at a later date in Rawlins, Wyo.