Hazel M. Swartz, 95, of Dixon, died Friday, January 11, 2013, at Dixon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Dixon. She was a teacher at Nelson School prior to her retirement.
Hazel was born March 28, 1917, in Bradford, IL, the daughter of Fred and Alice (Mannon) House. She married Paul Jamison Swartz on April 2, 1950, in Toulon. He preceded her in death on June 8, 2012.
Survivors include one son, Duane (Kim) Swartz of Naperville; one daughter, Denise Swartz of Byron; and three grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters, Lucille Booker and Margaret “Peggy” Berlin.
Visitation will be from 10 – 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Dixon, followed by an 11:00 a.m., funeral service, with the Rev. Dr. Vincent O. Marrandino, Director of Pastoral Care at KSB Hospital, officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Dixon
A memorial has been established.