Beatrice E. Swartz, 82, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home in Wapakoneta.
She was born Feb. 28, 1930, in Lima, the daughter of Beola Estella (Long) and Emmitt Cloyd Stotts. She married Leon J. Swartz, who preceded her in death.
Surviving are three sons, David Leon Swartz, of Pueblo West, Colo., Ronny Lee Swartz, of San Diego, and Carl Edward Swartz, of Lima; and three daughters, Eileen K. Zink, of St. Maryâ€™s, Barbara L. Burden, of Wapakoneta, and Debra A. Koenig, of Wapakoneta.
Services are at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville, with the Rev. Dottie Kaiser officiating. Burial will follow in Allentown Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to choice of the donor.
Condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com.