David J. Swartz 73, formerly of Baldswinsville passed away Friday November 22, 2019. David was a Broadcast Engineer who built WOLF TV in Scranton, PA. and rebuilt the transmitter site for WBRE TV. Wilkes Barre, PA. He retired from KALB TV in Alexandria, Louisiana. He was a Navy Veteran who served during the Vietnam War aboard the " Corporal" submarine. David loved playing the trumpet, bridge, Chess and the lottery. He was also a Ham radio operator call sign WA2DLH. He loved to go sailing on his sailboat " The Martha", named after his mom. He was predeceased by a Son, Steven D. Swartz and a Granddaughter, Melissa C. Karoly.
Surviving: His Wife, Anita L. Swartz. Daughter, Katherine L. Macedonia and Husband Michael Macedonia. A Son, Kenneth E. Swartz and wife Sandra Swartz. 3 Sisters, Martha Ann O'Brien, Christine Liadka and Jessica Wescott. 2 Brothers, Donald R. Swartz and Andrew W. Swartz. 8 Grandchildren, Anthony, Christina, David, Jacob, Daniel, Michaela, Michael and Joseph.
A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Noon at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Warners, NY.
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