THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Steven V. Swanson I
Steven V. Swanson I, 74, of Abrams, passed away Sunday afternoon, Aug. 13, 2017 at home.
Born Nov. 7, 1942 in Chicago to F. V. and Dorothy (Held) Swanson, as a teen he moved with his family to Wausau where he graduated from high school. He served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.
On Feb. 18, 1965, he married Joann Halvorson in Bellville, Ill. and they moved to Wisconsin in the early 1980's.
Survivors include his wife, Joann, Abrams; a son, Steve (Jenny) Swanson II, Oconto; two grandsons and a sister, Penni (Kenny) Murphy, Minnesota.
His parents preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls on Thursday, Aug. 17 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Graveside services officiated by Pastor Gary Olson will be held at Brookside Cemetery in the Town of Pensaukee on Friday, Aug. 18 at 3 p.m.