Schweitzer, Daniel J.


Daniel J Schweitzer 77, of Lincoln passed away on March 2, 2018.  Born in Raymond, NE to Clarence and Elizabeth (Strizek) Schweitzer.  Graduated from Lincoln Pius X in Class of 1958.  Joined the Marine Corps serving as a Corporal from February 1959 to February 1965.  Used the GI Bill to study computer coding.  Married RoseMary Gauthier June 19, 1965.  Worked as bookkeeper at Koser Supply Company. Worked as Supply Control Supervisor at UNL for 15 years before retiring in 2003.


Survived by children - daughter Katie (Jorgen) Vaage, Meridian, ID, son Sean (Tina) Schweitzer, Lincoln, NE, daughter Angie (Mike) Willsea, Parker, CO. Grandchildren Jorgen, Claire, Erik Vaage all of Meridian, ID Sisters Kathleen Kitt and Eileen Bailey.


Preceded in death by wife of 41 years RoseMary Gauthier Schweitzer (died 6/6/07); brother Clarence “Sonny” Schweitzer Jr., father Clarence Schweitzer Sr., mother Elizabeth Strizek-Schweitzer.


Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 8 at St Teresa’s Catholic Church 735 S 36th St, Lincoln.

Rosary will be held at 7:00 PM on Wednesday March 7 at St Teresa’s Catholic Church 735 S 36th St, Lincoln. Memorials to the church or family. (Family requests no flowers)



Guestbook for Schweitzer, Daniel J.

11:59AM Mar 7th, 2018
I really enjoyed getting to know Dan as his insurance agent the last 20 years. He loved to talk about his family when he'd stop by. He was very proud of the whole family. May he rest in peace.
Rob Bryant (Lincoln, NE)
9:21PM Mar 6th, 2018
The patriarch of a beautiful family will be missed. Much love and peace to you all. I pray that resurrection hope buoys you.
Kari Sansgaard (Boise, ID)
10:19AM Mar 5th, 2018
Rest in Peace Uncle Danny, Prayers to the family.
Caroline OLeary (Lincoln, NE)
8:28AM Mar 5th, 2018
So sorry for the loss of your father. May you find comfort knowing that he is reunited with mom and can rejoice in our Savior's grace and the promise of heaven. Blessings friend.
Janel Hollinger (Hutchinson, KS)
6:35AM Mar 5th, 2018
So very sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace and comfort. And thank you for your service to our country Daniel J Schweitzer!
Jon Neugebauer (LINCOLN, NE)
12:35AM Mar 5th, 2018
Katie, I am so sorry to hear that your Dad has passed. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Much love, Bridget
Bridget (Spethman) Esch (Naperville, IL)
10:05PM Mar 4th, 2018
Grateful for Dan and RoseMary's hospitality on a visit through NE, in awe of Dan's passion and talent in his shop, still in awe of the woodwork he gave us. May he Rest In Peace. -Jen Willsea Branch
Jenny Willsea Branch (Randolph, NJ)
9:35PM Mar 4th, 2018
RIP brother. Thanks for your service
Seif Mahagoub (Milford , NE)

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