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In Memory of

Charles Henry Schwarz

September 3, 1936 - May 5, 2017

Obituary


Charles H. "Chuck" Schwarz passed away at home on May 5th, 2017, in Sugar Land, TX at the age of 80. Charles was born on September 3rd, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, to Charles and Marguerite Schwarz. He is preceded in death by his sister Eileen and his infant son Robert. Charles is survived by his wife Patricia, their sons Walter, Charles, and Brian, his sister Sharon Bonk, and his son Derek, along with 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Charles and Patricia were married on January 18th, 1963, in White Plains, NY, and lived in Pittsburgh,...

Charles H. "Chuck" Schwarz passed away at home on May 5th, 2017, in Sugar Land, TX at the age of 80. Charles was born on September 3rd, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, to Charles and Marguerite Schwarz. He is preceded in death by his sister Eileen and his infant son Robert. Charles is survived by his wife Patricia, their sons Walter, Charles, and Brian, his sister Sharon Bonk, and his son Derek, along with 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Charles and Patricia were married on January 18th, 1963, in White Plains, NY, and lived in Pittsburgh, Chicago, and New Jersey before moving with their boys to Texas in 1976. Charles worked as an electrical designer on projects ranging from nuclear power plants and offshore oil platforms to the palace of a Saudi prince, and taught drafting part-time at Houston Community College. He loved learning languages and enjoyed holding conversations in Spanish, Dutch, or Arabic as the opportunities presented themselves. A graveside service is scheduled for noon on Saturday, May 13th, 2017 at Greenlawn Memorial Park located at 3900 B F Terry Blvd, Rosenberg, TX. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Foundation of America (www.alzfdn.org).