Donald Ray Swanson, Jr. of Harwood, passed away peacefully on January 28, 2017at his home surrounded by his family and friends. Don was born on March 4, 1964 to Jenney Lou (McCray) and Donald Ray Swanson, Sr., Don was the oldest of three sons. Don and Kay Michele (Moore) Swanson were married on March 14, 1992 in Austin, Texas. Don was a former member of IBEW 520 and was employed with Schmidt Electric the last 15 yrs. Don is survived by his loving wife, Kay Michele Swanson, two beautiful daughters, Sara Beth Swanson and Amy Lynn Swanson, both of Harwood, his father, Donald Ray Swanson, Sr. of Lampasas, his brother, Terry Edward Swanson of Lampasas.
He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Jenney Lou (McCray) Swanson, his brother, David Lee Swanson.
Family will receive friends at McCurdy Funeral Home from 5pm to 6pm, with a memorial service at 6pm on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Reception immediately to follow at the Creedmoor Community Center, 5008 Hartung Ln., Creedmoor, Texas 78610.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the “Don Swanson Family Benefit Fund”, 9701 FM 1625, Austin, Texas 78747. Benefit will be held on Feb. 25, 2016, at the Creedmoor Community Center.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644. Obituary and guestbook online at www.mccurdyfuneralhome.com
Peggy PerryJanuary 28th, 2017 on 8:41 pm
My heart breaks for you. We are all here for you, always. God’s comfort surround you.
Nancy MaberryJanuary 29th, 2017 on 12:43 am
Gone much, much too soon. We lost a good man who adored his wife and daughters, never met a strangger, and was the friend we could turn to when a true friend was needed. Rest in peace, dear Don. You have surely earned it.
LeaAnn JohnsonJanuary 29th, 2017 on 2:46 am
Dear Kay and Family I am so sorry for your loss.
Amanda TrevinoJanuary 31st, 2017 on 7:15 pm
I am so sorry for your loss. Don will be missed by so many. May you have peace, love and comfort during this time.