Louis M. Swartz, age 81, of Toledo, passed away on December 04, 2018. He was born on August 6, 1937 to Harry and Lucille (Heath) Swartz in Toledo, Ohio.
He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired from Freightway Corp. after 26 years of service as a driver. Lou was a member and past-president of F.O.E. #197; member of F.O.E. #2322, Conn Weissenberger #587, Sylvania Moose Lodge #1579 and Teamsters Local 12. He had a passion for woodworking he was a Master Crafter. He loved displaying and selling his creations.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Ann Fritz-Swartz; children, Tammy (Chris) Ramirez, Teresa Long, Tim, Todd, Troy, Terry and Rodney Swartz; step-children, Dan Fritz and Beth Jones; many 19 precious grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren; 1 great-greatgrandchild; siblings, Mary Wilcolek, Joyce (Ken) Bowers and Lucy Herber.
The family will receive guests on Sunday, December 09,2018 from 11:00 a.m. ~ 2:00 p.m. at Newcomer - Northwest Chapel, 4150 W. Laskey Rd. with Services beginning at 2:00 p.m. with Conn Weissenberger Color Guard.
The family would like to give special thanks to Promedica Hospice and Promedica Caring Services.