SWIGER, Howard R., 79 of Wintersville, Ohio, died Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Life Line Hospital.
He was born April 19, 1933, in Martins Ferry, Ohio, a son of the late Everett & Audrey Ashcraft Swiger. He was retired from Ohio Edison Power, Toronto Plant. Howard was a 1951 graduate of Toronto High School and served in U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his wife, Clarinthe M. McCafferty Swiger and four siblings Dortha May Burns, Harold, Donald & Charles Swiger.
Surviving are his children, Debra L. Timko of Toronto and son George (Cathy) Swiger of Sammamish, WA; four grandchildren Nicole & Jeremy Timko and Hailey & Travis Swiger and great granddaughter Laila Timko.
Private graveside services at Oakdale Cemetery, Harrison County, WV.
Memorials may be directed to Alsac-St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital, 2345 Murray Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217.
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