Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 31, 2012 11:43 am EDT


MANSFIELD — Jean S. Swickley, 87, of Mansfield, formerly of Lexington, died July 28, 2012.

She was a former member of the Walnut Hills water board and a founding member of The Depot Senior Center in Lexington. She was a member of The Church of the Cross.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Louis A. Swickley of Mansfield; son, Wayne (Liz) of New Hope, Minn.; daughter, Carol (Jerry) Canale; two grandchildren, Mark Swickley and Jennifer Canale.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents, John and Clara Savage; and her sister, Ruth Kules.

The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Homes is serving the Swickley family A memorial service will be held at a later date and inurnment will be in Arlington National Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff at Primrose Retirement Community for their loving care of Jean.

Private online condolences to her family may be made by visiting

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