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Henry J. Schweitzer
Henry J. Schweitzer, 77, Houghton Lake, died Feb. 8, 2001, at Munson Medical Center.
A private service will be held at a later date. Cremation was performed by Autumn Valley Crematory. Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home provided arrangements.
Mr. Schweitzer was born March 16, 1923, in Auburn, IN, to Henry P. and Edna P. (Craig) Schweitzer. He had lived at Houghton Lake since 1961. He married Ruth Ann Gereshaw; his wife preceded him in death Aug. 17, 1991.
Mr. Schweitzer worked as the yardman at Penneys Lumber Company and retired after 22 years. He was an avid fisherman and a member of the Bass Fisherman Club. He was a veteran of World War II.
Surviving are children, Sue Anne and husband, Donald Laughton of Coldwater; Keith Schweitzer of Coldwater, Michael and wife, Tammy Schweitzer of Houghton Lake; brother, Ronald and wife, Thelma Schweitzer of Texas; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.