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8/6/2014 11:20:00 AM
Bernard Schwamberger
Mr. Schwamberger
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Mr. Schwamberger
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Bernard C. Schwamberger, 92, of Arlington died at 7:10 p.m. Aug. 4, 2014, in Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Peru.

A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Patrick Catholic Church, Arlington, with the Rev. Patrick Fixsen officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Arlington.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services Saturday in the church. Hurst Funeral Home, Ladd, is handling his arrangements.

Mr. Schwamberger was born in Mankato, Minn., to Charles J. and Agnes (Cahill) Schwamberger. He married Doris Welter on Sept. 1, 1951.

He farmed his whole life, raising cattle, hogs, corn and soybeans. He was a member of St. Patrick’s Church.

Survivors are one daughter, Caroyln Schwamberger of Bloomington; one son, Joseph Schwamberger of Arlington; three sisters, Rita Graham of Grand Ridge, Vivian Yaklich of La Salle and Teresa (Dan) Hunter of LaMoille.

He was preceded in death by his wife on Jan. 17, 2011; one sister, Monica Dwyer; and two brothers, Jerome “Bob” Schwamberger and Leo Schwamberger.

Pallbearers will be Jack Franklin, Steve Sondgeroth, Chad Lindenmier, George Dwyer, Charles Kunkel. Jack Donna and Dan Hunter.

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