Mr. John (Jack) E. Swan, 93, of Frederick, MD passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Homewood at Crumland Farms. He was the husband of the late Louise Smith.|
Born August 3, 1919 in Huntington, WV he was the son of the late E.Q. and Esther Swan.
Mr. Swan proudly served his country in the United States Army-Air Corp. as a captain. Jack attended University of Michigan and later graduated from Babson College with his degree in Business. He worked for the Flora Co. as an estimator. He enjoyed woodworking and playing golf. Jack loved working and was fiercely independent. Most importantly he loved spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his children: Kari Swan McKittrick and husband Clayton of Frederick and John Swan, Jr. and wife Dale of MA; grandchildren Erin Nelson and husband Joey and Jesse McKittrick and wife Jen; and great-grandchildren Olivia, Brooke, Hannah, Ava and Luca.
He is preceded in death by his brother James E. Swan and his sister Maida Smith.
The family will receive friends at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossomtown Pike, Frederick on Thursday, January 3, 2013 from 5-6 PM where a funeral service will begin at 6 PM.
Interment will be Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 2:30 PM at Ridgelawn Memorial Park in Huntington, WV.
Donations may be made to the
, Western MD Chapter, 108 Byte Dr, Suite 103, Frederick, MD 21702.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at staufferfuneralhome.com .
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on Jan. 1, 2013