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“Sidney Schwager was the best! Met him during 1968 Teachers Strike. Stayed friendly with him for many, many years. From teaching, to principal to...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Trudy Lieberman - Boynton Beach, FL

“Rod and I will never forget this wonderful Principal. It was a pleasure to work for him. Thank you for everything, Sid. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Sally Perez - New York, NY

“Your birding friends from Central Park and the Linnaean Society will miss Sid's always cheerful presence. Our sincere condolences. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Stephen chang - New York, NY

“From our teenage 'stoop' years in the Bronx up to the present, its been very special having you as a lifelong friend. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Mimi Elfenbein - New York, NY

“From your birding friends north of the border, you will be sorely missed. It was a pleasure getting to know you and we will never forget you, Sid...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Debbie and Joe Hilaire - London, ON

“I've heard of your loss of yours loved one.Words at this time may not be sufficient,so I give you my warm and tender consolation. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: J F - New York City, NY

Sidney was born on June 24, 1932 and passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018.

Sidney was a resident of New York at the time of passing.

Sid had fond memories of his Army service at Fort Bliss with a fun, creative group who remained lifelong friends.

Sid dearly loved and is survived by his partner Margaret Thrower MacCary, his children Dan (Heather), Julie (Dan), grandchildren Zoe and Zadie, sister Carole, brother Irving, and nephews Jeff, Gary and Brian. Graveside funeral service April 16, 2018, 2:00 PM at Sharon Garden Cemetery in Valhalla, NY.