Obit: Constance Swanson

Obit: Constance Swanson

February 27th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Constance "Connie" Dolores Swanson, 92, departed this life for her heavenly home Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.Beloved wife of the late Chester "Chet" Swanson.Loving mother of Judy (Larry) Zehnder, Erik (Pamela) Swanson, Kirsten (Tom) Miley and the late Christopher Swanson. Devoted grandmother of Stephen (Laura), Chip (Emily) and Jeff (JoAnna) Zehnder, Jessica, Sarah and Caroline Swanson, and great-grandmother of four.Connies family extends thanks to many friends and caregivers for the kindness and compassion that helped make her days as comfortable as possible: Margie Love, Sharyn Mysinger, Tonita Jenkins, Carrie Harris, Carri Smith and Pastor Barry Hildebrandt of Christ Lutheran Church in Chattanooga; the Hospice of Chattanooga team: Amy Latham RN, Shannon Miller, Faedra Fisher McKitrick and Dr. Galina Rader. Before Connie became immobile, the staff at OCharleys in Hixson went over the top to make her evenings out so special; some even came to cheer her when she could no longer venture out. Deep thanks to manager Sue Thompson, Tiffany, and Turtle, who made Connies life so much more fun.Visitation at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 5433 Madison Road, Cincinnati Ohio, at 9 a.m. Friday March 1, until time of service at 10 a.m.Memorials may be directed to St. Paul Lutheran Church 5433 Madison Road, Cincinnati OH 45227, or Cross of Christ Lutheran, 3204 Hixson Pike, Chattanooga TN 37415, or Hospice of Chattanooga, 4411 Oakwood Dr., Chattanooga TN 37416.