Norman F. Schwab, age 93, lifelong resident of Waterford, died Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at Fairview Manor.

Schwab, Norman Born in Waterford on March 18, 1922, he was a son of the late John and Florence Welch Schwab.

Norman retired after many years of employment at the former Penn Brass and Copper. He was always a farmer at heart, working with his father on the family farm and enjoying farming and agriculture for many years afterwards.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Inez Loop; his second wife, Caroline Miller; a son, Douglas Schwab; and two brothers, Lewis and Kern Schwab.

Survivors include three children: Kathleen Kreider of Erie, Paul Schwab of Corry, and William Schwab and his wife April of Erie; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two sisters: Shirley Sturgeon and Helen Burns, both of Fairview; and a brother, J. Roger Schwab and his wife Betty Jean of Waterford.

There will be no funeral services. Burial will be in Erie County Memorial Gardens.