Ellen M. Swenson

Ellen M. Swenson, 89, of Back Street, MaryD, died Saturday in Pottsville. She was the widow of Albert E. Swenson, who died in 1985.
Born in Parryville, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Dobish) Simak.
She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tamaqua.
Surviving are two daughters, Ellen, wife of Rodger Fugere, and Mary, wife of Leonard Zook, all of Mechanicsburg; two sons, Albert Swenson, of Tamaqua, and his companion, Anita Otto, and John Swenson, of MaryD; eight grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren.
Service: 11 a.m., Wednesday, Zizelmann-Roche Funeral Home, 500 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, with the Rev. Jeffrey Kistler officiating. Private interment. Call 10-11 a.m. Wednesday. Online guestbook at www.zrgfuneralhomes.com.

Published in Times News on Nov. 26, 2012