Mr. Paul Raymond Swanson

Mr. Paul Raymond Swanson, 83 of Lake City, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at the Haven Hospice Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City. He was born in Chicago, Illinois to the late John Swanson and Elin Wennerberg Swanson. Mr. Swanson had made his home in Lake City for the past 10 years having previously lived in South Florida. He was veteran of the United States Army and a retired high school teacher. Mr. Swanson enjoyed taking care of his yard and was a member of the Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church in Lake City. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Teri Anne Swanson in 1962.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Swanson, Lake City; one son, Jeffrey Dean Swanson (Ronda), Ft. White; one daughter, Cathy Lynn Street, Ft. White; and one grandson, Hunter Street, Hawthorne also survives.
A celebration of life service will be conducted on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church in Lake City with Pastor John David Bryant officiating. A time of gathering with the family will be from 10:30 AM till service time on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Diabetes Foundation, Haven Hospice Suwannee Valley Care Center or to the Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church of Lake City. Arrangements are under the direction of GUERRY Funeral Home, 2659 SW Main Blvd., Lake City. Please sign the guestbook at www.guerryfuneralhome.net

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Guerry Funeral Home In Lake City - Lake City
2659 SW Main Blvd  Lake City, FL 32025
386-752-2414

Published in Lake City Reporter on Feb. 12, 2014