A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated for Robert C. “Bob” Schweitzer at 11 a.m. Monday, June 3, 2019, at St. John’s Catholic Church. Mass celebrant was Father John Stites. Organist was Dave Moninger. Pallbearers were Mahtab Ahmed, Jeff Fleck, John Rauch, Andy Schweitzer, Ben Schweitzer, Tony Schweitzer and Rex “Al” Steffel. Bob was taken to the cemetery in the 1926 Defiance fire truck going past the Defiance Fire Station, where firemen stood honor guard. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery, where bagpiper, Richard Reder, played “Amazing Grace” on bagpipes. The Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home was entrusted with Bob’s service.

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