We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Myrtle "Wimp" Brown Schwent

Funeral services will be Tuesday">

 


We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Myrtle "Wimp" Brown Schwent

Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 23, 2001 for 86-year-old Myrtle "Wimp" Brown Schwent of Chester, IL who died Saturday, October 20, 2001 at Chester Memorial Hospital.

Born October 8, 1915 in Altenburg, MO, the daughter of John and Edith (Garris) Ward. She married Robert Brown in January 1935 and he preceded her in death. Then married Welton Schwent on April 27, 1973 and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include one son, Jack Brown of Olive Branch, MS. One step daughter, Jean Jungewaelter of Chester, IL. Two step sons, Gary Schwent of Chester, IL and Ron Schwent of Jackson, MO. One sister, Doris Campbell of Alameda, CA. One grandson, one step grandson, one step granddaughter and one great granddaughter also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, and four brothers.

Friends may call after 5pm Monday, October 22, 2001 at the Welge Pecahcek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral services for Myrtle Schwent will be Tuesday, October 23, 2001 at 11am at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis Schaefer officiating. Burial will be in the Percy Village Cemetery.

Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL.