Born in Gibbstown, N.J., he was the son of the late Charles and Anna Price Schwebel. He was a Veteran of WWII, having served in the Pacific Theatre as an Army Anti-Aircraft Gunner. Schwebel&bsp; moved to Polk County in December of 2007 coming from West Deptford Township, N.J. He was a member of the Salem Co., N.J., VFW and was of the Protestant faith.
Surviving are four daughters, Faye Thies of Sewell, N.J.; Chaz Williams of Landrum; Elizabeth Quattlebaum of Tryon, and Elaine Brooks of Pilesgrove Township, N.J.; and a sister, Frances Wright of St. Cloud, Fla. Also surviving are three granddaughters, six grandsons, three great-granddaughters and two great-grandsons and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Faith Waddington and two brothers, Harold and Clarence Schwebel.
Private graveside services will be held at a later date in the Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro, N.J.
Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45250-0301 or www.dav.org.
An online guest register may be signed at www.mcfarlandfuneralchapel.com.
McFarland Funeral Chapel of Tryon is in charge of arrangements.
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