Eleanor Schweitzer of the Town of Newburgh, formerly of Garfield, NJ entered into rest Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at Wingate of Ulster in Highland, NY. She was 91 years old.
Daughter of the late George and Balbina (Markowitz) Gimon, Eleanor was born January 19, 1925 in Garfield, NJ.
Eleanor was a member of the Town of Newburgh Seniors.
Survivors include her sons; Richard G. Schweitzer and his wife, JoAnn of the Town of Newburgh, Jeffrey Schweitzer and his wife, Lauren of Princeton, NJ, sister, Jean Greco of New Jersey, as well as many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, and step grandchildren, nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Eleanor was predeceased by her husband, Richard Schweitzer and daughter, June Marsha Taylor.
Visitation for family and friends will take place, Thursday, February 11th from 5 to 8 p.m. at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd. (Rte. 32) Newburgh.
Funeral service will be held 9 a.m., Friday, February 12th at the funeral home. Burial to follow at the Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Paterson, NJ.
If desired, please make donations in Eleanor's memory to St. Jude Children's Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908, or online stjude.org/tribute