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Schweitzer, William J.
William J. Schweitzer,95, of Monmouth died at 9:15 P.M. Thursday, April 15, 2010 at Courtyard Estates in Monmouth.

He was born March 8, 1915 in Kirkwood, Illinois the son of Joe and Christina (Christensen) Schweitzer. He was reared and educated in Monmouth, graduating from Monmouth High School in 1933

William married Alice Wilson in Stronghurst, Illinois February 16, 1958 and she died January 26, 1989.

William was a farmer just south of Monmouth, retiring in 1975 when he moved to Sun City, Az. While in Sun City he worked at the Westside Food Bank.

He was a member of the First Methodist Church in Monmouth and the Willowbrook United Methodist Church in Sun City, AZ. He was also a member of the Sun City Lions Club.

Survivors include several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

Graveside services will be 10:00 A.M. Monday, April 19, 2010 in Monmouth Cemetery with Rev. Jon Sims of the First United Methodist Church officiating. Friends may call Monday morning at Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Monmouth.

Memorials may be given to Harbor Lights Hospice. Online condolences may be left at www.hooverhall.com.
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