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Mass of Christian Burial

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church
Thursday November 4th, 2021

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Dr. John Albert Schwab

Peacefully at Rosewood Manor on Saturday, October 30. 2021, Dr. John Albert Schwab passed away at the age of 97. Predeceased by his wife Kathleen Louise (Taylor) Schwab (2008). Loving father of Dr. Stephen ( Margaret) Schwab and Deborah (Jim) Ellis and predeceased by daughter Cynthia Schwab.

Will be missed by his loving companion Gisela Malik. Dear grandpa of Jason (Sheri), Timothy (Janis) and his late granddaughter Rachel and also will be missed by his great grandchildren; Sophia, Owen, Kaitlin and Mathew.

John proudly served in the U.S. Marines during World War ll. John graduated from the National Chiropractic College in Chicago and practiced in Sarnia for over 40 years. John was a longtime member of the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club, and spent much of his leisure time duck hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed playing the one armed bandits at the Pt. Edward Casino.

John and Kathleen enjoyed many trips abroad and in their later years travelled throughout the U.S.A. in their Airstream trailer

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Thursday November 4th at 11:00 am. with interment to follow at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. Sympathy may be express through donations to the Inn of the Good Shepherd.

Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia, ON, N7T 5W9. Memories, photos or messages of condolence may be shared at www.djrobb.on.ca

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Lots of great memories of Kay and Jack at our parties and bridge with the Mundys and Currys.Jack always entertained us with a joke or funny story.My deepest sympathies.Helen

Helen Cassidy Nov 5 2021 9:58 AM

Jack will truly be missed. So kind hearted and a smile for everyone. My condolences to everyone who lost such a dear family member and friend.

Jamie MacPherson Nov 4 2021 9:58 AM

Our sincere condolences Steve, Margaret and Family. So sorry for your loss. Your dad was truly blessed with your regular visits and numerous dinner and fishing outings.
May eternal rest grant unto John O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen

Rick & Yvette Bourque Nov 3 2021 7:30 PM

To Steve and family: My condolences on the loss of your father.
Larry Palmer

Larry Palmer Nov 2 2021 5:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dr. John Schwab

Debbie Abra Nov 2 2021 3:32 PM

To the family of Dr. Schwab,

It was a privilege, and an honor to have looked after, and cared for Jack. I am one of many, from the staff at Rosewood, who shared many laughs, smiles, and stories with him, and we enjoyed his caring gestures, his funny chats with us all, and his funny humor. He will be greatly missed by many. He was a great man, who was full of life and stories! We wish peace, good memories, and much love to his family. Rest in peace Jack!

Kristy Barnes Nov 2 2021 3:12 PM

I will miss John, his sunny outlook on Life! He was always helping others and sure was loved and admired by everyone! He is leaving a BIG void in my life! I have to remember the wonderful years we had and be grateful 🥲 for just knowing him!🙏🏻❤️
His late Wife and John were the first Neighbours that Welcomed us in Canada, when we immigrated in 1989! We became Friends and spend great times together! I have to keep thinking of that! God Bless You 🙏🏻

Gisela Malik and Family Nov 2 2021 2:36 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dr. John Schwab

Sahar Clancy Nov 2 2021 12:29 PM

My God Bless Jack's loving family.
Love, Brother-in-law, Hank

Hank Clancy Nov 2 2021 10:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dr. John Schwab

Hank Clancy Nov 2 2021 10:49 AM

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