October 4, 1927 - March 10, 2019
Edward Hoyt Schwarz, Jr., died on March 10, 2019, in Sandy Spring, MD. He was 91. He was born October 4, 1927, in Chase City, VA one of four children of Edward H. and Helen Schwarz. One brother, Louis J. Schwarz, is surviving. Ed grew up in Greenville, NC and graduated from High School in Danville, VA. He worked for Central Leaf Tobacco Co. in Durham, NC and then moved to Washington, DC where he worked for the National Bank of Washington. He attended the American University, earned an AA degree and then was accepted into the Washington College of Law, graduating with a J.D in Law in 1956. He was Treasurer and then Dean of the Delta Theta Law Fraternity. He became a member of the Federal Bar of the District of Columbia and the U.S. Supreme Court. While working for 27 years as an officer at the Bank, he was active in Trusts, estates and real estate development and sales, interests that continued after leaving the bank. For 23 years he held a commercial real estate sales license with The Michael Companies of Landover, MD. Ed met and married Betty Jean Boyce, originally from Woodstock, VA, in 1950. They had two children, Edward H Schwarz, III and Barbara Jean Herron, 6 Grandchildren and 5 Great Grandchildren. While they lived in Leisure World in Silver Spring, MD Ed was President of Mutual 14. In 2005, they moved to Woodstock, VA. In 2013 they moved back to Leisure World. A service will be conducted at the Heishman Funeral Home in Edinburg, VA on Thursday at 2 PM, followed by Internment at Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock, VA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Montgomery Hospice, 1355 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD 20850 or online at montgomeryhospice.org.
Edward Hoyt Schwarz, Jr., died on March 10, 2019, in Sandy Spring, MD. He was 91. He was born October 4, 1927, in Chase City, VA one of four children of Edward H. and Helen Schwarz. One brother, Louis J. Schwarz, is surviving. Ed grew up in... View Obituary & Service Information
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