On Tuesday July 9, 2019 the world lost an amazing heart. Michael David Schwartz was born October 4, 1943 in Manhattan, New York to Herbert and Clara Schwartz. He was a devoted family man. Michael is survived by Gloria, his loving wife of 39 years; three daughters, Amy Kohl, Pamela Leifer, Lisa (Mike) Barr; grandchildren, Max Kohl, Karen and Jane Leifer, Mira and Reid Barr; sisters, Helen (Lawrence) Dohn, Paula (Tony) Luna; brothers-in-law Jerome Tisser, Walter Tisser; sister-in-law Paula Hall. He leaves behind many nieces and nephews. Michael’s outgoing nature allowed him to make friends wherever he lived and traveled.
Michael was an Associate Academic Dean at Clinton Community College in Plattsburgh, New York from 1969 to 2000. Michael volunteered at North Lake Presbyterian Church Food Pantry, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, Kiwanis, and Seniors versus Crime. Michael was also an avid golfer and fisherman.
A Celebration of Life will take place at 11 am on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Tri-County Unitarian Universalists Congregation, 7280 SE 135th Street, Summerfield, FL 34491. Michael David Schwartz made the world a better place. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Heart Association and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
7280 SE 135th Street, Summerfield, FL 34491