Gerald Leo (Jerry) Schwartz, 85, of Belvidere, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. He was born Jan. 5, 1927 in rural Darlington, the son of Bernard and Mary (Aurit) Schwartz. A Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church with the Rev. Brian Geary, Pastor and Celebrant. Burial was in Belvidere Cemetery. Visitation was 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday and from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Full obituary in the November 8, 2012 issue of the Republican Journal.