Brenda Marie Schwartz, age 58, of Plainview died on Friday, July 19, 2019 at her residence.
A memorial service will be held Friday, July 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Schad and Zabel Funeral
Home in Plainview. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the services at the funeral home. Pastor
Mark Woodward will officiate.
There will be a reception celebrating Brenda’s life at the Plainview American Legion Post #179 following
Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Dover, Minnesota.
Honorary pallbearers will be her nieces and nephews.
Brenda was born in Rochester, Minnesota on August 17, 1960 to Kenneth and Patricia (Murphy)
Schwartz. She lived with her family on their dairy farm north of Eyota. She attended Dover-Eyota
Schools. Brenda held various jobs, but was most recently employed by Lakeside Foods in Plainview.
She loved to spend a lot of time outside going for long walks with her dog, Brandy.
Brenda is survived by her sister: Cheryl (Rick) Smith of Spring Valley and four brothers: Tony
(Charlene) Schwartz of Elgin, Terry (Ellie) Schwartz of Fountain, Dana Schwartz of Rochester and
Kenneth Schwartz of Northfield, Wisconsin. She is also survived by her special friend Robert John
Haessig of Plainview, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and many cousins.