Lucille J. Schwartz, 93, Huntingburg

Lucille SchwartzLucille J. Schwartz, 93, Huntingburg, died Wednesday (June 26) at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand.

She was born in Huntingburg June 16, 1920, to Henry and Matilda (Aufderhar) Dorsam. She married Alfred F. Schwartz on October 18, 1938, in Jasper. He died in 1993.

She was a member of Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg, Ferdinand American Legion Auxiliary and Fraternal Order of Eagles. She was an avid quilter.

Surviving are five daughters, Julia Mohr and Shirley Brinkman, Ferdinand, Marilyn Seger, Mariah Hill, Doris Dittmer, Huntingburg, and Linda Nordhoff, Holland; one son, David Schwartz, Huntingburg; one  brother, Roscoe Dorsam, Huntingburg; 20 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Floyd Dorsam, and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services at 1 p.m. Sunday at Nass and  Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Pastor Mark West will officiate. Burial will be in Bretzville Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Saturday and after noon Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Salem United Church of Christ or St. John United Church of Christ in Bretzville. Condolences may be shared at

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