FLORENCE, S.C. - Owen OConnor Schweers III, 41, of Florence, formerly New York City, died Sunday morning, September 23, 2001, at his residence after an illness. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Mr. Schweers was born in Savannah, Ga., a son of Catherine Fowler Schweers and Owen OConnor Schweers Jr. Surviving are his mother of Florence; his father of Salisbury, Md.; four sisters, Kathie (Larry) Strauss of Virginia Beach, Va., Patricia Ann Schweers of Los Angeles, Martha Eileen Schweers of Jefferson, N.C., and Shelia Joan Schweers of Florence; one brother, Sgt. Matthew Norman (Grace) Schweers of Tocoma, Wash.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 24, 2001