Donald E. “Don” Swihart, 83, Syracuse, passed away at 7:17 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. He was born on June 11, 1938 in Goshen, In to Earl Charles AND Rosamond F. “Rosie” (Kaut) Swihart.
He was married on Nov. 13, 1975 in Syracuse, IN to Nancy J. (Kline) Schmuck who survives.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters: Yvonne (Russell) Bayham, Donaldsonville, La.; Marl (Mark) Erwin, Brusly, La.; son, Tim (Avery) Swihart, Asheville, N.C.; 13 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; step-daugher: Kimberly (Steve) Myers, Akron, Ohnio; stepson: Robert (Connie) Schmuck, Nappanee; two sisters: Alice Swihart Alvarez of Aibonito, Puerto Rico; and Lois Chalfant of Lubbock, Texas; two brothers Ray (Ellen) Swihart of Goshen; and Roy (Carolyn) Swihart of Inverness, FLa.
Arrngements are with Owen Funeral Home