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Obituaries

Obituaries

Harvey E. Schwartz 1930 - 2010 Boynton Beach, Fla.

A memorial service for Harvey E. Schwartz, 79, Boynton Beach, Fla., will be at 7:30 p.m. April 29 at the Mielke residence, 4708 Woodland Drive, Lawrence.
Mr. Schwartz died Monday, March 22, 2010, in Boynton Beach. He was a former resident of Westwood, N.J.
He was born Oct. 30, 1930, in New Bedford, Mass., the son of David and Ida Ostroff Schwartz.
Mr. Schwartz graduated from New Bedford High School and Becker Junior College in Worcester, Mass. He graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 1954.
He spent most of his career in the liquor industry, retiring as vice president of Hiram Walker & Sons in 1991.
Mr. Schwartz was a member of Temple Beth Or in Westwood. He was an avid golfer.
He married Carol E. Meadow on March 5, 1955, in New York City. She survives.
Other survivors include a son, Paul, Lake Worth, Fla.; a daughter, Diane Mielke and husband Jim, Lawrence; a sister, Selma Till, Delray Beach, Fla.; and two grandchildren, Evan and Jessica Mielke.
The family suggests memorials to Health Care Access, 330 Maine, Lawrence, KS 66044 or Project LIVELY, Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine, Lawrence, KS 66044. Project LIVELY assists older adults by coordinating the help needed to remain in their homes as long as possible.