Allen R. Swyear, 60, of New Athens, Ill., born on Aug. 2, 1956 in Belleville, Ill., passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016 at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Fla.
Mr. Swyear was a ride supervisor with Swyear Amusements, Inc. Allen enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Swyear.
Surviving are one son, Tim Swyear of Granite City, Ill.; mother, Janice, nee Wiggand, Swyear of New Athens, Ill.; two brothers, Terry (Kathy) Swyear of New Athens, Ill. and Roger (Teresa) Swyear of Apollo Beach, Fla.; nephews, Adam (Andrea) Swyear, Alex (Danielle) Swyear, and Kyle (Sara) Swyear; niece Amy Swyear and cousins.
Memorials may be made to the St. John United Church of Christ. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2016 and from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, Ill.
Funeral: Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 at the funeral home with Rev. Dr. Robert Koch officiating. Burial will be held at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
HEIL-SCHUESSLER FUNERAL HOME, New Athens, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Oct. 9, 2016