Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 26, 2012 11:16 am EDT


LUCAS — Beverly Joy (Briner) Swigart, 87, of Lucas, passed away June 23, 2012, in Crittenton Hospital Medical Center in Rochester, Mich.

She was born Feb. 9, 1925, in Richland County, to Cloyd and Ruby (Dill) Briner, and graduated from Lucas High School in 1944. On Sept. 21, 1947, she married her high school sweetheart and classmate, Dean E. Swigart.

Surviving are daughter, Sharon (Michael) Hinz of Rochester Hills, Mich.; son, James (Ginger) Swigart of Pollock Pines, Calif.; two granddaughters; sisters, Margaret (Robert) Constance of Alton, Mo., and Olive “Ollie” Bechley of Bellville; nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by husband; sister, Marjorie McCready; and brother, Eldred Briner.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where funeral will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. Pastor David Aune will officiate. Burial in Pleasant Valley Cemetery.

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