Willard V. Swing “Pete”
Swing, Willard Vance, “Pete”, highly decorated Korean War hero, was born into Eternal Life on Thursday, January 19, 2017, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Merrilie (nee Duff). Loving Dad of Pamela (Rob), Vanett (John) and Barrey (Susan). Adored brother of George. Doting Popo to Collin (Elizabeth), Bryce (Stephanie), Katherine, Caroline, Monika and Mitchell. “Popo Pete” to Kieran, Audrey, Jensen, Tristan and Thomas. Cherished Uncle of Judy, Lori, the late Gregory, Kerri, and Wanda; Timothy, Mark, and Julie; Audie, George Jr., Joseph, Kimberly, Jacob and the late Cynthia; Misty and the late Eugene Jr., and the late Christopher. “Great(est)” Uncle to: Courtney, Erik, Kenneth, Michael, Christopher, Kyle, Emma, Morgan, Justin, Alyssa, Kyle, Tyler, Ryley, Sharon, Shannon, Andrea and Michael. Special Popo to Sandra, Jim, Alex and Alyssa. Preceded in death by his beautiful sisters: Cleta, Bettye, and Loretta. Further survived by special cousin Christine, relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service is planned for the Summer of 2017.
In lieu of flowers, donations to: Milwaukee Ronald McDonald House, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, or Fisher House Foundation.