JoANN CATHERINE SCHWERY, 73, of Panama (Svcs. 12/27/12)


December 23rd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

JoANN CATHERINE SCHWERY, 73, of Panama, died Sat., Dec. 22nd, at Mytrue Medical Center in Harlan. A Mass of Christian Burial service for JoANN SCHWERY will be held 10-a.m. Thu., Dec. 27th, at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Panama. Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Wed. (12/26), from 8-am to 9-pm, with the family present to greet friends from 6-to 8-pm.  A Wake service will be held at the funeral home, beginning at 7-p.m. Wednesday.

Burial will be in the Washington Township Cemetery at Panama.

JoANN SCHWERY is survived by:

Her husband – Richard Schwery, of Panama.

Her sons – Leo (Jan) Schwery, of Earling; Louie (Tina) Schwery, of Woodbine; Lynn Schwery, of Council Bluffs; Terry Schwery, of Panama; Clifford (Vicki) Schwery, of Voluntown, CT., and Marty (Renee) Schwery, of Panama.

Her daughters – Michele Schwery, of Neola; Mary Schwery, of Omaha; Connie Carmody, of Panama, and Christel (Greg) Kelley, of Woodbine.

Her Sisters – Betty (GeorgeA) Ruckman, of Compton, AR; Abbie Benning, of Neola, and Colleen Lujan, of The Colony, TX.

and 22 grandchildren.