Wayne Harvey Swartz, 88, of York, Ill., died at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, in the comfort of his home.
He is survived by his beloved daughter, Georgia "Sis" Swartz; grandson, Ethan Blankenbeker; and granddaughter, Samantha Swartz.
At the age of 17, he became an ironworker, and was a longtime member of Ironworkers Local 439.
A time of visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. CST Friday, Dec. 29, at Prust-Hosch Funeral Home in West Union, Ill. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 30, at the funeral home with burial following in the York Cemetery. Memorials may be made to York Cemetery, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit:
Published on December 27, 2017