Selected Families and Individuals


James Roland Schwarz

James "Jim" R. Schwarz 66, Greenwood passed away April 27, 2009. He was born November 5, 1942 in Indianapolis to the late John R. and Alice M. Short Schwarz. Jim married Linda O'Neill on August 22, 1998 in Greenwood and she survives. He was a 1961 graduate of Washington High School and was an Air Force veteran. He was employed 36 years at Eli Lilly & Co. retiring in 2001 as a lab technician. He was a member of St. Barnabas Catholic Church and his hobbies were golfing, woodworking, shopping and traveling. Other survivors are son Erik D. (Natalie) Schwarz, Greenwood; daughter Shelby J. Schwarz, Mooresville; step daughters Sheron M. (Glenn) Bowman, Brownsburg and Kris A. McAnninch, Indianapolis; one step granddaughter; two step grandsons and two step great grandsons; brother Robert A. (Margaret) Schwarz, Speedway; an uncle; one nephew and three nieces. He was also preceded in death by a half brother Thomas Haley. Prayers will be 12:15 p.m., Friday, May 1 in Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 p.m. in St. Barnabas Catholic Church. Visitation will be 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 30 in the mortuary. Burial in Calvary Cemetery.