John R. Schwantes
December 14, 2013 at the age of 61. Survived by his former wife Sandy and his children Mathew, and Laura (Graham) Maline. Loving son of Marilynn (the late Robert) Schwantes. Dear brother of Paul (Carol) Schwantes. Further survived by a Godson Daniel Schwantes, 1 cousin Tracy Bartz, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Dec. 21, at 10 AM, followed by the Memorial Service at 11 AM. Private interment Arlington Park Cemetery. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Suresh Misra and the staff at St. Francis Hospital for the compassionate care given to John.