Miriam Swanson

Obituary of Miriam Swanson

Miriam Swanson, 95, of Adel, died Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Adel Acres Nursing Home

 Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, October 4, at McCalley Funeral Home in Adel.  Burial will be in the Paton Township Cemetery at Paton, Iowa.  Family will greet friends Wednesday before the service from 9:30 to 11 AM at McCalley Funeral Home.

Miriam was born on October 21, 1921, at Lake City, Iowa to Arthur & Millie (Rice) Pankey.  She was married on 1939 at Lake City, Iowa, to Eugene Martin Swanson.
Miriam is survived by her daughters, Donna (John) Simpson and Sharon (Robert) Spring; daughters-in-law, Mary Swanson and Kathy Swanson; and sister, Wanda Oleson; 12 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and several great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Millie (Rice) Pankey; husband, Gene Swanson; son, Gary Swanson and Dean Swanson; infant sister, Lois Pankey; grandsons, Scott Swanson and Steve Ware; and great granddaughter, Ashley Baker.

 Memorials may be directed to her family for a future designation.  Online condolences may be left on this site.