|Augusta Eagle-Scribe||Roseville Independent||McDonough County
Patricia Pat I. Swanson, age 69, of 310 Regal Park Drive, Valrito, Florida, formerly of Bushnell, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 2, 2000 in Bushnell.
Born Nov. 28, 1930, in Bushnell to Lewis W. and Irene Dilts Hutchins, she married Robert L. Swanson on Dec. 28, 1984, in Bushnell. He survives.
Also surviving are her mother, Irene Hutchins of Bushnell; three sons, Larry (and Fay) Ebbert and Charles H. ( and Theresa) Ebbert, both of Bushnell, and Richard P. (and Jackie) Ebbert, Avon; two stepsons, Jeffrey (and Debbie) Swanson of Aliso Viejo, California, and James R. Swanson of Denver, Colorado; two daughters, Rebecca K. (and Roger) McFetridge of Loveland, Colorado and Regina Gail Ebbert of Grand Prairie, Texas; one stepdaughter, Jennifer Swanson of Denver, Colorado; 13 grandchildren; one great grandchild; one brother, Kenneth Hutchins of Macomb; and one sister, Linda Spangler of Bushnell. Also surviving are two aunts, Marge Hovell and Carrie Lomax, Abingdon.
She worked as a custodian for the Bushnell-Prairie City School District for several years and was a charter member of the Jolly Twenty Club. She also was a member of First United Methodist Church in Brandon, Florida. She was a former member of Bushnell Grandmothers Club.
Services were at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell, with the Rev. Mary Jo Williams officiating.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home where friends may call after 2 p.m.
Burial was in the Bushnell Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Bushnell Recreation Center, M.D.H. Hospice or New Philadelphia Methodist Church.