CORTLANDT, N.Y. - Charles P. Schwartz, a longtime Cortlandt area resident, formerly of New Rochelle, died Feb. 1. He was 79.
Schwartz served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1956. He worked as a tech operator at Boces in Elmsford, for 25 years retiring in 1996. He was a member of the NorCort Seniors, and the Van Cortlandt Historical Society.
Schwartz is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughters, Sheree (Richard) Armstrong and Doreen (Robert) Byrnes; sister, Barbara Murphy; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, Kurt Schwartz.
Calling hours are Thursday, Feb. 6 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the E.O. Curry Funeral Home, Peekskill, where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7 followed by interment at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Putnam Valley.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children Research, 501 St Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105.
For more information, please visit: http://www.eocurryfuneralhome.com