Donald L. ‘Swovy’ Swoverland

Donald L. ‘Swovy’ Swoverland
July 14, 1939 — May 10, 2011
WARSAW — Donald L. “Swovy” Swoverland, age 71, of Warsaw, Ind. passed away May 10, 2011 at 5:35 p.m. in Mason Healthcare & Rehabilition, Warsaw.
He was born July 14, 1939 in Argos, Ind. to Lee and Lois (Seitz) Swoverland.
He married Lois (Barnett) Stull Feb. 29, 1972 in Warsaw. He was a 43-year resident of Warsaw.
Donald worked for RR Donnell & Sons as a machine operator for 38 years, retiring in 1999.
He was a member of the American Legion Post #49, Warsaw and a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1957 to 1959.
He is survived by his wife, Lois Swoverland; three sons: Thomas (and spouse Diana) Stull, Warsaw, Edward (and spouse Crystal) Swoverland, Mishawaka, Ind., and Mark (and spouse Judy) Swoverland, Indianapolis; two daughters, Rhonda Hardy, Warsaw and Donna Romano, Lakeville, Ind; sisters, Margaret Mikesell, Rochester, Ind., and Dorothy Overmeyer, Argos, Ind.; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.
Visitation will be Friday, May 13, 2011 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw.
The service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2011 at the funeral chapel.
Pastor Terry Bradford will be officiating the service.
Burial will be Oakwood Cemetery with military honors by the American Legion Post #49 and VFW Post # 1126, both of Warsaw.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Kosciusko County Cancer Care Fund, P.O. Box #1810, Warsaw, IN, 46581-1810.
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