Archie D. Swaine

Swaine, Archie D.
81, of Phoenix passed away on July 15, 2013. Archie was a proud first generation American and native Phoenician, born at home to Evelyn and Michael Swaine on September 17, 1931. He was the third of four boys and attended the original Osborn School at Central and Osborn, North Phoenix High School, Phoenix College and graduated from Arizona State College (ASU). During college, he was activated by the Arizona National Guard, then joined the family business, Swaine Publications, Inc. and The Record Reporter daily business newspaper. He was a member of the Quarterback Club, Midtown Rotary and the Phoenix 20-30 Club. Archie and his wife traveled many parts of the world and took many golfing trips. Archie is survived by his wife, Karen, daughter and son-in-law Jennifer and Michael Lee and two grandsons, Andrew and Patrick. No services are planned. Contributions to JC Lincoln Adult Day Care (where Archie spent many happy days!) 303 E. Eva, Phoenix, AZ 85020.

Published in The Arizona Republic on July 21, 2013