|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1898|
|Death: ||May 2, 1969|
Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, May 5, 1969, Monday, p. 7-A:
Rites Today For Retired Law Official
Funeral services for Dewey Schwartzenburg, 70, of 217 E. Rutherford, retired captain from the Shreveport Police Department who died Friday after a lengthy illness, will be conducted at 4 p.m. today in the chapel of the Rose-Neath Funeral Home with Dr. D. L. Dykes, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Forest Park Cemetery with Masonic graveside rites conducted by Joppa Lodge No. 382.
A native of Pineville, Mr. Schwartzenburg had resided in Shreveport for the past 60 years and, after his retirement, had been associated with the Home Federal Savings and Loan Association until January.
He was a charter member of the Louisiana Peace Officers Association, a member of the Fraternal Order of Police and the American Legion and was a member of the First Methodist Church. He was a veteran of World War I, was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of the El Karubah Shrine Temple.
He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Agnes N. Schwartzenburg; one son, Thomas Dewey Schwartzenburg, a student at the Episcopal Theological Seminary at Cambridge, Mass.; one daughter, Mrs. Lillian S. Prather, Dallas, Tex.; one sister, Mrs. Jesse B. Harris, Shreveport; and two grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Ben Levy Jr., U. S. Autrey, A. L. Wedgeworth, Dave Herndon, Sidney York, A. B. Morris, Andrew Thomas and Ed Grafton.
Henry Schwartzenburg (1854 - 1934)
Isabell Griffin Schwartzenburg (1858 - 1902)
Agnes Nagle Schwartzenburg (1906 - 1980)
Pauline Schwartzenburg Harris (1896 - 1992)*
Dewey D. Schwartzenburg (1898 - 1969)
DEWEY D SCHWARTZENBURG
WAGONER CO D 316 AMMO TRAIN
WORLD WAR I
NOV 9 1898 MAY 2 1969
Forest Park East Cemetery
Plot: Section 5, Lot 160 North Half
Created by: Shawn Bohannon
Record added: Sep 30, 2010
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