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Ann Marie Swales
November 24, 2019


Ann Marie Swales, age 92, of Wanamie, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Guardian Elder Care, Nanticoke.

Born in Nanticoke, she was the daughter of the late Austin and Helen Yurcavage Stock.

Ann was a member of St. Faustina Parish, formerly St. Francis Church. She was a member of the card club, enjoyed her gardening and shopping at Boscov’s. Ann loved children, most especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul; two sisters: Helene Hawk and Jean Stock; grandson: Eric Williams.

Surviving are: sons: Paul Swales and his wife, Linda, Naples, Florida; Robert Swales and his wife, Hedy, Wanamie; Michael Swales and his wife, Lisa, Wilkes-Barre; daughter: Jean Williams and her husband, Donald, Nanticoke; 9 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and several nieces.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 10:30 AM from Kearney Funeral Home Inc, 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM at St. Faustina Parish, alternate site. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.

A visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, November 29, 2019 from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.

Guestbook Entries

Paul, I am so sorry to learn of the passing of your Mother. May God help your heart and mind heal during this time. God bless.

Lucy LoBrutto Ceresi (over 1 year ago)

Paul & Family, Deepest condolences on the passing of your Mother. May your memories bring you comfort.

Debby Harbay (over 1 year ago)

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