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In Memory of

Clair Warren Schwalm

February 2, 1922 - November 16, 2016

Obituary


Clair ‘Dutch’ Schwalm, 94, formerly of North Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away Wednesday, November 16.



Born in Valley View, PA February 2, 1922, he was the son of the late Elmer and Gertie Stutzman Schwalm.



Dutch moved to Greenville, SC as an engineer working with Booth Electrosystems in their textile division. While working with Booth Mr. Schwalm was heavily involved in projects that ultimately led to patents for the company.



Dutch retired to Cherry Grove in North Myrtle Beach, SC and was an integral part of the community at Inlet Point Villas...

Clair ‘Dutch’ Schwalm, 94, formerly of North Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away Wednesday, November 16.



Born in Valley View, PA February 2, 1922, he was the son of the late Elmer and Gertie Stutzman Schwalm.



Dutch moved to Greenville, SC as an engineer working with Booth Electrosystems in their textile division. While working with Booth Mr. Schwalm was heavily involved in projects that ultimately led to patents for the company.



Dutch retired to Cherry Grove in North Myrtle Beach, SC and was an integral part of the community at Inlet Point Villas and an avid golfer. He served on the board of directors for his area and enjoyed walking the beaches with his dog Homer.



In addition to his parents, Dutch was predeceased by his wife, Alice G. Schwalm; a son, Warren E. Schwalm; a grandson, Warren E. Schwalm Jr.; and siblings, Eva Huntizinger, Vergie Belles, Earl Schwalm, Erma Fetterman, and Bernice Wilt.



Surviving are his daughter, Lois S. Ehrlich, Williamsburg, VA; a daughter-in-law Alice C. Schwalm, Greenville, SC; grandchildren Robert Finnegan, Richmond VA, Tammy S. Tollison, Raleigh, NC, and Alicia C. Schwalm, Greenville, SC; and three great-grandchildren, Samantha, Lance, and Veronica.



Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 3 at Mackey Mortuary. Inurnment will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park.



In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to Greenville County Animal Care, Greenville, SC.