John Swanson

  • "I'll always love and remember my brother John. Specially..."
    - Charles Swanson
  • "Many many years of good times and love. Lots of it. I miss..."
    - Holly Swanson
  • "Always expressed positive energy with a smile and a fun..."
    - Randy Carter
  • "Swanny was a special guy who even on one of my worse days,..."
    - Dave Sterrett
  • "I asked you why do you have to be so loud and happy every..."
    - Debra

John Eric Swanson

Cocoa Beach, FL

John Eric Swanson, 58, of Cocoa Beach passed away on Tuesday May 20, 2014 in Cocoa Beach.

He retired as a Manager after more than 20 years at KSC. He was a veteran of the US Navy and enjoyed riding motorcycles, target shooting, golfing, bowling, the beach and sport fishing.

Survivors include his mother, Elaine Figueiredo of Melbourne; sisters, Carol Bolser of Olympia, WA and Patricia Williams of Chattanooga, TN; brothers, Charles (Glenda) of Orange Park, FL and Paul of Melbourne; his best friend, Carrie Pfister of Titusville; and many nieces and nephews; and his dog, Macy. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Swanson and sister, Linda Howard.

Calling hours will be Monday May 26, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 PM with a celebration of his life on Tuesday May 27, 2014 at 2:00 PM in the Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Chapel.

John asked that everyone wear bright colors to celebrate his life.

Donations in his memory may be made to the .

Funeral Home
Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home
1010 Palmetto Avenue Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 723-2345
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