James Swanson, Brooklyn Center, Minn.James “Jim” Swanson, 80, Brooklyn Center, Minn., died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013.
James “Jim” Swanson, 80, Brooklyn Center, Minn., died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013.
He was born on July 2, 1932.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. today at Spiritual Life Church, Brooklyn Center.
He was born at Wessington Springs.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Barbara; son, Alan (Shashi) Swanson; daughter, Rita (Kevin) Skar; and three grandchildren, all of Minneapolis: one brother, John (Mary) Swanson, Wessington Springs; and one sister, Helen Cluts, Sioux Falls.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Gene Swanson; one sister, Myrna Geisinger; and a niece, Gretchen Tolman.
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