Arthur Harvey Swartz, Sr.
October 19, 1923 - August 28th, 2006
Arthur Harvey Swartz, Sr., passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, August 28th, 2006. He was born on October 19th, 1923 in Victoria, Texas to Mahon & Gus Carl Swartz. Harvey was a decorated World War II Tech/Sgt veteran who served proudly in Italy with the 723rd Bomb Squadron 450th Bomb Group. He leaves behind his most precious assets, his wife of 59 years Helen H. Swartz; children Arthur H. Swartz, Jr. and Paula Rose Santos & husband Joel; grandchildren Brandon M. Santos & fiance Vanessa Meza, Kristina L. Valadez & husband Robert, Desiree Swartz, and Twyna Wilson; great-grandchildren Dorien Valadez, Giovannie Valadez, Ean Lee Santos, and Jeremy Albers; as well as many other relatives and friends. Memorial Services with Military Honors rendered by the V.F.W. District #4 Ceremonial Detail will be held at 11:45 A.M. on Friday, September 1st, 2006, at the Houston National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to VITAS Hospice by sending a check or money order to VITAS Hospice at the Forum, 777 North Post Oak Road, Suite #322, Houston Texas 77024, phone 713-613-2000. Harvey will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
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