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Curtis L. Schiwart

   Curtis L. Schiwart, 84 of Vernon, died on Friday, July 8, 2016, in Wichita Falls. Services will be Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 11 a.m., at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Rev. Paul Neubruger officiating.
   Schiwart was born Saturday, June 18, 1932 in Lockett. He was the son of the late Carl Schiwart and the late Laura Knippa Schiwart. He married June Parkhill on Nov. 1, 1951 in Vernon. She preceded him in death on May 23, 2014. He had lived in Vernon all of his life. He was owner and operator of the Cracker Barrel for 37 years. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, and he was an elder of the church.
   He is survived by two sons, Kevin Schiwart of Wichita Falls and Mark Schiwart of Vernon; two sisters; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
   Visitation will be held at 10 a.m., on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at St. Paul Lutheran Church.
   Memorials can be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church or Hospice of Wichita Falls.
   Online condolences may be made to the family at


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