Cover photo for Barbara "Barb" Schwartz's Obituary
Barbara "Barb" Schwartz Profile Photo

Barbara "Barb" Schwartz

July 28, 1948 — May 20, 2019

Barbara "Barb" Schwartz

Barbara L. "Barb" Schwartz, age 70 of Mondovi, passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019 at Mayo Health Systems, Eau Claire. She was born on July 28, 1948 in Arcadia, the daughter of Vernon and Florence (Mueller) Buchholz. Barb married Allen Schwartz on September 28, 1968 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Gilmanton and they were able to share 50 years together. She worked at Ashley Furniture and Shop Kwik until retirement. Barb enjoyed gardening, baking and putting puzzles together and spending time with her family. Barb will be sadly missed by her husband, Allen of Mondovi; children, John (Judy) Schwartz and Katina Schwartz (Randy Sessions) of Mondovi; stepdaughter, Gina (Dan) Starry of Rockford, IL; five sisters, Lucille (Leonard) Pientok of Arcadia, Doris (Ed) Matchey of Whitehall, Beatrice (Donald) Suchla of Arcadia, LaVina (Orlyn) Anderson of Hampshire, IL and LaVonne Eggebrecht of Gillet; brother, Roger (Marietta) Buchholz of Harmony, MN; brother-in-law, Richard Yarrington of Tomah; stepsisters, Vira (Bob) Plumley of Knapp, Landa (Jim) Dekan of Mondovi and Susan (John) Schultz of Gilmanton; stepbrother, Jeffery (Judy) Laehn of Gilmanton; nine grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; stepfather, Rosvil Laehn; brothers, Richard (Jeanette) Buchholz and Emil Buchholz; sister, Jean (Milford) Herman; stepbrothers, William Laehn and John (Linda) Laehn; brothers-in-law, Louis Eggebrecht, Orlyn Anderson, Alvin (Diane) Schwartz and Arlyn Schwartz; sister-in-law, Rosalie Yarrington and great-grandchildren, Kassidy Crandall and Caleb Cataract. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 1:00 - 5:00 pm at the Barn at Mirror Lake. Barb will then be laid to rest at Oak Park Cemetery in Mondovi at a later date.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara "Barb" Schwartz, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Memorial Gathering

Saturday, June 15, 2019

1:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Talbot Family Funeral Home~Mondovi Chapel

679 Hehli Way, Mondovi, WI 54755

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 141

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree