Laura served our country in the U.S. Air Force. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially floating on Bull Shoals lake with her husband Tim.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, John Phillips and Mitch Phillips.
Laura is survived by her husband, Tim Schwartz of the home; a son, David McBride of Louisville, Kentucky; three brothers, Ben Phillips and wife Donna of South Carolina, Vernon Phillips and Wayne Phillips, both of Bad Axe, Michigan; three sisters, Carolyn Dorsch of Pigeon, Michigan, Teresa Kennedy of Bad Axe, Michigan, Pam and husband Earl also of Bad Axe, Michigan.
Burial with full military honors will be held at a later time at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, Missouri.