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Hazel M. Swartz

Published: Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – Hazel M. Swartz, 95, of Dixon, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Dixon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was a teacher at Nelson School prior to her retirement.

Hazel was born March 28, 1917, in Bradford, the daughter of Fred and Alice (Mannon) House. She married Paul Jamison Swartz on April 2, 1950, in Toulon. He preceded her in death on June 8, 2012.

Survivors include one son, Duane (Kim) Swartz of Naperville; one daughter, Denise Swartz of Byron; and three grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters, Lucille Booker and Margaret “Peggy” Berlin.

Visitation will be at 10 a.m. followed by the funeral at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. The Rev. Vincent Marrandino, director of pastoral care at KSB Hospital, will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.prestonschillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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