David Swanson

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CRYSTAL, Minn. - David A. Swanson, passed away Aug. 29, 2010 in Crystal, Minn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Maurice Swanson and Vivian Parks, and a sister, Mary Ann Hertzfeldt.
He is survived by his sister, Maureen Miller; a niece Nancy Larson; a nephew, Michael Larson, and a grand nephew Ryan Larson. Private interment will take place at Sunset Cemetery.
David was a member of the Independence High School Class of 1957. His parents were the owners of Swanson Funeral Home for many years.
David was retired, an artist an art collector and a collector of antiques.Over the years, he had appraised some wonderful art collections and some of them were well known collections. He won the Senator Wellstone Consultant award. He was Godfather to his Goddaughters' baby "Ruby" of which he was very proud.

Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Sept. 7 to Sept. 10, 2010