Arthur “Art” E. Schwable, 76, of Fremont, OH passed away at home, surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. He was born on February 2, 1940 in Oak Harbor, OH to John and Wilma (Rose) Schwable.
Art married Brenda Hooker on July 4, 1981 in Lakeside, OH and she survives. He was a Tool & Die Maker by trade and then drove truck for several companies over many years. Art’s passion was restoring old cars and his happiness came from spending time with his family. Most importantly he loved camping with his wife at the Mohican Reservation. He loved NASCAR and his dogs Smokey and Pepper. Art was always giving others a helping hand. “4 cups push-um up part them out – Art”
Art is survived by his wife of thirty-five years, Brenda Schwable, Fremont, OH; children, Genia (Donald) Fortune, Millersburg, OH, Garner (Nicole) Lasher III, Fremont, OH; also survived by three other daughters and three other sons; siblings, John (Diana) Schwable, Leigh Acres, FL, Rebecca (Greg) Laird, Catawba Island, OH, Susan (Tony) Drake, Bellevue, OH; grandchildren, Wyatt, Adrina, Josh, Cody and many others; special friend, Gilbert Esquivel, Fremont, OH.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Mary Cherry.
A Celebration of Art’s life will take place at a later date.
Memorials can be made to Hospice of ProMedica Memorial Hospital, 430 S. Main St., Clyde, OH 43410.Print Obituary & Condolences