Milton Swanson
Age - 83
4/9/1925 - 4/18/2008
Richland, NE - Columbus, NE

Mass of Christian Burial
10:30 AM, 
Wednesday, April 23, 2008
St. Anthony Catholic Church
562 17th Avenue
Columbus,  NE 

7:00 PM, 
Tuesday, April 22, 2008

4-7 pm Tuesday
8-10 am Wednesday

All Saints Cemetery
Columbus,  NE 

St. Anthony Social Hall
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Milton Dean Swanson was born April 9, 1925 in Richland, NE to Norman and Evelyn (Muehlich) Swanson. He was raised and attended schools in the Schuyler area. He married Angela Johnson on April 3, 1945 at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church in Columbus. Milt worked as a route salesman for Peter Pan for 17 years before operating Swanson's Market for 30 years until his retirement in 1994. He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus, Holy Name Society, and was a retired Volunteer fireman on the Hook and Ladder Unit. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening.

He is survived by:
Wife Angela Swanson of Columbus
Daughter Kathy (Buzz) Burt of Monument, CO
Daughter Joan (Ralph) Laird of Del Mar, CA
Daughter Kristi (Tom) Yungdahl of Osceola, NE
Son Jim (Sandra) Swanson of Columbus
Brother Rolland Swanson of Naples, FL
14 Grandchildren-Mark (Amy) Ramsey, Jason Reynolds, Jon (Alicia) Reynolds, Jillian (James) Williams, Justin (Cynthia) Reynolds, Lindsay (Ross) Farmer, Courtney (Brian) Kounovsky, Brittney (Matt) Bixby, Trenton Swanson, Katie Swanson, Ethan Yungdahl, Libby Yungdahl, Miranda Swanson, and Wyatt Swanson
7 Great Grandchildren

He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother Jerry Swanson
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