Robert D Swette

Robert D Swette

Male 1923 - 2018  (94 years)

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  • Name Robert D Swette 
    Born 03 Oct 1923  Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 02 Aug 2018 
    Notes 
    • Robert D. “Bob” Swette quietly departed this world on Thursday, August 2, 2018. He was born on October 3, 1923, to George and Lillian Swette and was a lifelong resident of Green Bay.

      Bob attended Green Bay West High School and St. Norbert College and was a proud soldier at the European front in World War II. Bob put the war behind him when he returned home, marrying Mary Heintzkill on July 30, 1949. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather his entire life and freely gave his time, support, and love to his family.

      Bob owned Swette Candy Co. for many years before starting a second career as a Realtor. He exemplified the values of working hard and protecting others at work and at home. Bob loved going out to eat with family or friends and was the life of every party, including his 94th birthday party.

      Bob will be missed by his surviving daughters, Jean (Walter Quillico) Swette, Lynn (Robert) VanderZanden, Julie (Dave Koenig) Georgia and Patti (Kent) Osman; his favorite daughter-in-law, Marlene Swette; as well as his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; his son, John; his parents; brother, Donald; son-in-law, Tom Georgia; and grandson, Eric Georgia.

      Family and friends may visit at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., Thursday, August 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. followed by a Parish Wake Service at 6 p.m. Visitation will continue at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2597 Glendale Ave. (one quarter mile east of the corner of Cardinal Ln. and Glendale Ave.) from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, August 10, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. with Rev. John Bergstadt officiating and concluding with Military Honors. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

      In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Robert’s name.
    Person ID I555612  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2018 

    Father Ancestors George Swette,   b. 08 May 1894,   d. 13 May 1957  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F209310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. John Michael Swette,   b. 25 Feb 1954, Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 2013  (Age 59 years)
    Married: 1x2. Living
    Married: 1x3. Living
    Married: 1x4. Living
    Married: 1x5. Living
    Family ID F209305  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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