Otto G. Swonger Sr.Otto G. Swonger Sr. of Spooner, Wis., passed away Nov. 25, 2009, at the age of 71.
Otto G. Swonger Sr. of Spooner, Wis., passed away Nov. 25, 2009, at the age of 71.
At the time of his death Otto was residing in Detroit Lakes, Minn. Otto was born to Clarence D. and Violet L. Swonger in Superior, Wis., March 31, 1938.
Otto is survived by his children, Tim (Christine) Swonger, Anoka, Minn., Phillip (Debbie) Swonger, Detroit Lakes, Minn., Susan Swonger-Sutton, Calif. And Otto Jr. (Shelly Johnson) Swonger, Detroit Lakes, Minn.
Otto Sr. was preceded in death by his father Clarence, mother Violet, and sisters Betty and Alice Ordell.
Otto is survived by a brother, Jack (Adeline) Swonger, Foxboro, Wis.; sisters, Margie (James) Mccain, Webster, Wis., Irene (Ray) Olson, Webster, Wis. and Jeanette (Richard) Lorge, St. Paul, Minn.; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Otto will be sadly missed.
A memorial lunch will be served in Otto’s honor on Dec. 6, 2009, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bennett Town Hall located at the corner of Highway L and U.S. 53, 5 miles north of Solon Springs, Wis. Interment will be at Spooner Cemetery at a later date.