John Arthur Swanson Jr.(1931 - 2013)

John Arthur Swanson Jr.

Choteau —John Arthur Swanson Jr., 82, of Pendroy died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 at the Teton Nursing Home. He was born on Sept. 12, 1931, in Choteau Montana to John and Ethel Swanson, long term residents of the area. Survivors include son Scott Swanson (Laura) of Pendroy and daughters Carolyn Rogers (Dan) of Choteau and Paula Jackowski (Robert) of Valparaiso, Indiana; eight grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren.

Known in some circles as The Mayor of Pendroy, his sense of humor will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. December 3rd at the United Methodist Church in Choteau. Cremation has taken place and internment of ashes under the direction of Gorder-Jensen Funeral Home will follow the service.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Pendroy United Methodist Church, Teton Nursing Home or to the .

Funeral Home

Gorder Funeral Home
23 3rd Street NW Choteau, MT 59422
(406) 466-2581

Published in Great Falls Tribune on Dec. 1, 2013