Katherine H. Schwartz, 71, of Berne passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at her residence. She was born November 18, 1948, in Michigan to Samuel E. and Emma (Hochstetler) Schwartz. She was married February 25, 1971, in Grabill to David I. Schwartz.
She was member of the Old Order Amish.
She is survived by her husband of Berne; four daughters, Emma D.K. (Rudy) Steury of Cynthiana, Kentucky; Mary D.K. (Enos) Schwartz; and Susan D.K. (Johnny) Wickey, both of Berne; and Katherine D.K. (Menno) Schwartz of Millersburg, Ohio; son, Samuel D.K. (very special friend, Susan Lutz) Schwartz of Ormond Beach, Florida; two brothers, Jake (Kathryn) Schwartz of Allen County; and Joe (Christine) Schwartz of Monroe; two sisters-in-law, Ruth Ann (Ora) Schwartz of Linesville, Pennsylvania; and Barbara (David) Schwartz of Greentop, Missouri; 22 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Daniel D.K. Schwartz; granddaughter, Katherine Schwartz; two brothers; and one sister-in-law.
Visitation will be Thursday, January 30 from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and Friday, January 31 from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. at the David I. Schwartz residence, 354E 700S, Berne. Funeral service will be Saturday, February 1 at 9 a.m at the residence. Officiating will be Bishop Samuel N. Schwartz. Burial will be at Bunker Hill Cemetery in rural Geneva.
Arrangements provided by Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Yager-Kirchhofer Chapel in Berne.