April 9, 1931 ~ August 12, 2015
Born in: Brooklyn, NY,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Leila Hoch Schwartz, 84, of 321 Haw Creek Mews Drive, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2015. A native of Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Freda Perlman Hoch. She was a member of the congregation of The Chabad House. Leila wanted to be remembered as a good mother, a charitable person who loved people and animals. She loved every day of her life and that she had a good sense of humor and could make people smile. Leila is survived by her husband of 64 years, Eugene H. Schwartz; and three daughters, Susan Schwartz, Barbara Schwartz and Elyse Pipitone. A graveside service will be held at 4:00 pm Friday at Riverside Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the graveside at the residence. Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.