Sally E. Swartz

Sally E. Swartz

Sally E. Swarts, 93 of Cisco, passed away 4:10 p.m. Oct. 28, 2019 at Decatur

Memorial Hospital, Decatur. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the St.

Philomena Catholic Church, Monticello with Monsignor Michael Bliss Celebrant. Burial will follow at Croninger Cemetery, Cisco. Visitation will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be directed to Sally E. Swarts Memorial Fund.

Sally was born June 24, 1926 on the family farm south of Weldon, the daughter of

Clifford and Eleanor (Henson) Edwards. She married Herald E. Swarts July 15, 1943 in

Chicago. He passed away Sept. 14, 2004.

Survivors include her son, Michael Swarts, Cisco; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 brothers, 3 sisters, and 1 grandson.

Sally retired from Weldon Fertilizer in 1991 after 30 years of service. She enjoyed gardening, reading and crossword puzzles.

Sally was a member of the St. Philomena Catholic Church and Craig Reed Auxiliary.

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