Philip A. Swenson
Active in the Littleton community; 70
LITTLETON -- Philip A. Swenson, 70, of Littleton, died suddenly July 11, 2013.
He was born in Waltham, MA on February 25, 1943, son of the late Carl and Phyllis (Jenson) Swenson. He graduated from Waltham High School, and moved to Littleton 40 years ago, where he worked for the telephone company for over 30 years.
Phil became very involved in Littleton's school sports programs, through photography and sports medicine.
For many years, he was a staff volunteer for Alpha Omega, a residential treatment program in Littleton for those in the care of DYS. He also sponsored youths from tough home situations in the Clinton/Sterling area, all of whom shared an enthusiasm for skateboarding.
Phil also worked at Nashoba Tech in Westford as an athletic trainer.
Mr. Swenson was very committed to the Congregational Church of Littleton, where he was an active member and very much loved.
Phil is survived by his brother, Robert and his wife, Louise Swenson; two nieces, Kristine and her husband, Thomas Benning of Tewksbury, and Brenda and her husband, Gary Benner of Virginia Beach, VA. He is also survived by great nieces and nephews, Hannah and Alex Benning, and Tyler and Caleb Benner.
SWENSON -- A Memorial Service will be held at the Congregational Church of Littleton, 330 King Street, Littleton on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Please see www.badgerfuneral.com.
Published in Lowell Sun on July 25, 2013