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July 29, 1930 to September 3, 2021 - Richard Schwartz was born July 29, 1930 in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Richard Schwartz was born July 29, 1930, to William and Sadie Schwartz in Brooklyn, N.Y. He passed away peacefully on September 3, 2021, at his home in Milwaukie, Ore. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Lee Schwartz and his longtime partner, Joyce Harlan.

As a young man, Richard was in the Merchant Marines and the Navy. After the Navy he worked as a boiler inspector for Maryland Casualty and eventually became the corporate insurance engineer in charge of boiler machinery insurance for Georgia Pacific. He also served on the State Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Board in several capacities including being the President of that organization.

Richard is survived by his sister, Edna Fritz; his son, Philip and his wife Kay; his son, Stephen and his wife Beth; his son David; 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. He supported a variety of charities that helped people in need. Richard loved time with family and friends especially around a good meal. He believed in living life to the fullest while accepting your limitations. He will be missed.

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