Victoria (Vicky) Swenarton|
Victoria (Vicky) Swenarton passed away peacefully on October 24 at her home in Bradley Beach after a long battle with breast cancer. Vicky was a communicant of Ascension Church in Bradley Beach and loved what her parish provided her, especially loving friends and a deep,personal faith in God.
Vicky was predeceased by her beloved husband, Gene Swenarton, her brothers Jack, Francis, and Charlie Ducey, and her sister, Mel Murtha. She is survived by her sister, Margaret Vaccarelli, her brother in law, James, her sister in law, Emma Ducey, along with many nieces, nephews and god children.
Her life revolved around her family, her friends, her faith and on Sundays between Labor Day and on occasion into February - the downs and mostly ups of the New York Football Giants. She will be greatly missed by all, but especially by her children, Stephanie and her husband, Gary Engelstad, Bill and Linda Swenarton, Chris and Linda Swenarton, Mark Swenarton and Donna Volker, Paul and Geri Ann Swenarton, and Susan and her husband, Chris McCool. She inspired and adored her grandchildren, Ryan and his wife, Jennifer Bruder Engelstad, Tori Engelstad, Kelsey and her husband, Paul Reardon, Brendan Engelstad, Mary Kate, Tim, Sarah, Rachel, Nicole, Johnny, Emily and Sean Swenarton, Patrick and Abigail McCool and her great granddaughter Brynn Alice Engelstad.
Visitation will be at Ely Funeral Home, Neptune NJ from 3-8 PM on Thursday, October 27 and a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Church in Belmar at 10 AM on Friday, October 28. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Bradley Beach Food Pantry 605 Fourth Ave. Bradley Beach, NJ 07720 or at www.bradleybeachfoodpantry.org. Full Obituary and Condolences available at www.ElyFuneralHome.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Oct. 26, 2016