James C. Schwartz, 24, of rural Berne passed away Friday, October 2, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne from a lengthy illness. He was a special son born June 16, 1996, to Phineas M. and Clara (Schwartz) Schwartz.
He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
He is survived by his parents; five brothers, Marcus C. (special friend Frances Wickey) Schwartz; Phineas M. Schwartz, Jr.; Caleb C. Schwartz; Mervin C. Schwartz; and William C. Schwartz; four sisters, Elizabeth C. (special friend Timothy Schmidt) Schwartz; Verna C. Schwartz; Miriam C. Schwartz; and Clara C. Schwartz; maternal grandfather, John F. Schwartz; and paternal grandmother, Mrs. Katie C. Schwartz.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Menno G. Schwartz; and maternal grandmother, Elizabeth E. Schwartz.
Visitation was held Sunday, October 4 from 12-8 p.m. and will be Monday, October 5 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at his residence, 2022W 200S, Berne. Funeral service will be Tuesday, October 6 at 8:30 a.m. at the residence. Officiating will be Bishop Joseph Schwartz. Burial will be at Winchester Cemetery in Adams County.
Arrangements provided by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.