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Dr. Frank W. Schwarz II


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September 20, 1924 – November 8, 2018

Dr. Frank W. Schwarz went home to be with The Lord on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at the age of 94. Dr. Schwarz, a long-time resident of Roswell, served the community and Southeast New Mexico in the field of Urology for more than 30 years and also as Board President of SE New Mexico Medical Center. Born the son of military physician Dr. Frank W. and Helen (Brennan) Schwarz in San Antonio, Texas, he grew up in Battle Creek, Michigan and served as a Hospital Corpsman in the US Navy from 1942 – 1946. He completed his undergraduate work at The University of Michigan in 1948, his medical school training at Wayne State University in 1952, and his residency in urology at Detroit Receiving in 1953. He then served Southeast Michigan until he moved his family to Roswell in 1969.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of more than 48 years, Geraldine (Jerry) Chapman Schwarz in 2002 and is survived by his sister Janet (Schwarz) Miller and brother Dr. John Joseph Schwarz both of Battle Creek, MI, 5 children; Frank III (Darlene) of Humble, TX, Mary (Charles) Faust of Star, ID, Robert of Ft Collins, CO, Fred (Phyllis) of Castle Pines, CO, and Peter (Kelley) of Albuquerque, NM; 12 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren.

A private memorial service will be held for the immediate family at Assumption Catholic Church in Roswell on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

The family wishes to thank the many friends and neighbors for their prayers and condolences. For those who wish to remember Dr. Schwarz with a charitable donation, please direct them to Casa Maria Health Care Center, 1601 South Main St., Roswell, NM 88203.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory.

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