Nancy Jean Schwartz went to be with the Lord and her family in heaven on December 5, 2019 in Orange Park, Florida. Nancy was born in Centralia, IL on February 22, 1939 to the late Lester Henry and Irene Pearl Bailey (Krieger).
In addition to her parents, she is preceded by her daughter, Marcella Lee McIntosh, her sister, Mary Tate, and two brothers, Leslie and David Bailey.
Nancy is survived by her husband of nearly 37 years, Thomas M. Schwartz; her children, Irene S. Nieves (Tito), John A. Stepaniak III (Roxana), Edward R. Stepaniak II (Rachel); grandchildren, Michael L. Rogers, Edward R. “Trey” Stepaniak III, and Blake T. Stepaniak (Schyler); a brother, Albert “Bubs” Bailey (Kyong), and two sisters, Margaret “Midge” Lattimer (Sam), and Vicki Lynn Smith (Ronnie). Nancy was a veteran of the US Navy and moved to Orange Park in 1993 from Virginia Beach, VA. She retired locally from a career in the accounting field. She loved crafts, especially painting by numbers, and she was an avid reader and dog lover.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. with a memorial service at 1:30 p.m., both at Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073, (904) 264-1233.
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