Lynne Repinski-Swanson

Lynne Marie Repinski-Swanson

1962 - 2014

Lynne Marie Repinski- Swanson, 52, of Kenosha died unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at United Hospital System-Kenosha Campus.

Born on Feb. 5, 1962, in Stevens Point, Wis., she was the daughter of Charles and Evelyn (Wasniewski)


Lynne attended Somers Elementary, Bullen Jr. High School, and was very proud of the fact that she was a part of the last graduating class of the original Mary D. Bradford High School in 1980.

She was employed as a Health Care Aide and by Cherry Electric.

On May 18, 1991, at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Wadsworth, Ill., she was united in marriage to the love of her life Richard O. Swanson.

Lynne was a member of Journey Church of Kenosha.

Lynne experienced peace by observing the birds and flowers and other beauty of the great outdoors. She enjoyed the time she spent fishing and deer hunting with her family She will be remembered for her love of crafting and card making, as well as having a camera with her at all times to capture that perfect moment.

For ten years, Lynne was involved with the Southeast Herding Dog Rescue as a foster home to many dogs awaiting a new home. However, she was a foster failure as most of the dogs remained with her including the three she leaves behind, Misty, Opal, and Uriha.

Lynne is survived by her loving husband Richard; her parents, Charles and Evelyn Repinski; her brother Joseph and his children Jacob and Janessa, whom she loved so dearly. She is further survived by her mother- in-law, Barbara Swanson; her special Uncles and Aunts, Emil and Diane Wasniewski, Bob and Alice Wasniewski, and Robert and Michele Repinski; as well as her very special friends, Karen and Nona; and countless family and friends who will forever cherish her


Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 4, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Journey Church of Kenosha, 10700-75th Street. A visitation for Lynne will be held at Journey Church on Friday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances directed to Lynnes family would be greatly appreciated.

Lynnes family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to all who cared for her. She was a very caring person and will forever be remembered and missed.

Piasecki-Althaus Funeral Home & Cremation Services

3720 39th Avenue

Kenosha, Wisconsin 53144


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3720 39th Avenue Kenosha, WI 53144
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Published online at on Apr. 3, 2014