AMerican Veteran 11

Walter A. Swann

November 10, 1936 ~ January 18, 2022 (age 85)

Obituary

Walter A. Swann 85 of Newburg, MD passed away on Tuesday January 18, 2022 in LaPlata, MD.

Walter was born on November 10, 1936 in Baltimore, MD to the late Quincy and Ruth Swann. He is also predeceased by his brother, Vernon Swann; sisters, Jenny Hill, Delree Gamble and Eleanor Pilkerton.

He is survived by his wife, Edith Swann; daughters, Wanda Swann and Janice Davis; brother Thomas Swann; sisters Hazel Oliff and Irene Pilkerton. He is also survived by 3 grandchildren.

Walter served proudly in the United States Army. He enjoyed being a Commercial Waterman all his life and watching Gun Smoke every day.

The family will receive friends on Monday January 31, 2022 from 10 AM until 12 Noon at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home (211 St. Mary’s Ave. LaPlata, MD 20646). His Funeral Service will be at 12:30 PM at the Christ Church (13050 Rock Point Rd. Newburg, MD 20664). Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
January 31, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
211 St. Mary's Ave.
LA PLATA, Maryland 20646

Funeral Service
Monday
January 31, 2022

12:30 PM
Christ Church - Wayside
13050 Rock Point Rd.
Newburg, MD 20664

Interment following Funeral Mass
Monday
January 31, 2022

1:00 PM
Christ Church - Wayside
13050 Rock Point Rd.
Newburg, MD 20664

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