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Louis Swayne Jr.


1929 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Louis Swayne Jr. Obituary
October 1, 1929 - April 20, 2016 Louis died peacefully at home on April 20, 2016. He was 86. Louis was born in Los Angeles on October 1, 1929, to Louis Swayne and Alma Hudson Swayne. He attended John H. Francis Polytechnic High School. His love of photography began at Poly and continued during his time in the Army. On January 28, 1951 married the love of his life Lelia Horton. In March of 1952, Louis started with the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office, working his way up to become the chief investigative photographer for the DA's office. Lou was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. Louis is survived by Lelia, his wife of sixty-five years; his daughter, Lora; his sons, Steven and David, and their spouses, Mike Backman and Shirley McCombs Swayne; his grandchildren, Matthew, Nicolette, and Evan, and a host of family and friends. Funeral arrangements have been handled by Arnold Family Funeral Services.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Apr. 29 to Apr. 30, 2016
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