Judith Elaine Swartz
April 30, 1959 - September 3, 2020
Judith Gleinser-Swartz, 61 of Mio, passed away September 3, 2020, at her home in Mio, Michigan, with her family by her side.
She was born April 30, 1959 in San Antonio,Texas to James and Rita (Notzen) Gleinser. She is number 8 of 10 children. Her father was in the air force and her mother was a homemaker.
She graduated from McArthur High School in 1977 and went to Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.
Judy was a dedicated mother and grandmother. She had been married to her husband Garry Swartz for 37 years. She was an amazing artist and craftsman. She painted, made furniture, and also wrote poetry. She was a supporter of music and arts, and she also loved football.
She was survived by her four loving children Stephanie (Brandon), James, Jessica and Shauna (Rene). 10 adored grandchildren; Kinley, daughter of Jessica, Cristan, Nicole, De’Andre, Kody, Saoirse, Eden, Kaleb, Adrianne and Savannah, all children of Stephanie and Brandon. Five cherished great grandchildren; Hayden, Bryson, Madeline, children of Nicole and Cayden and Oliver, children of De’Andre. Sisters; Carolyn, Annie, Nancy and Susan and her brothers; Steven, Roy, Charles, Mark and Paul. Nieces, nephews, extended family and friends also survive.
She is preceded in death by her parents James and Rita Gleinser as well as her husband Garry Swartz, who passed away on March 10, 2020.
Mrs. Swartz has been cremated.