September 25, 2018

Cecelia Swartz

Died Nov. 5, 2017


Cecelia Swartz, 85, of Standish passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, with her family by her side.

She was born Oct. 1, 1932, in West Branch to the late Donald and Bernice (Rowe) Beaton. Cecelia married John P. Swartz Aug. 5, 1950, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Standish. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Cecelia thoroughly enjoyed attending all her children’s and her grandchildren’s sporting events. When she was able she enjoyed snowmobiling and going to the Posen Potato Festival. Cecelia was a member of Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, helping with many of the church dinners.

Cecelia is survived by her husband of 67 years, John P. Swartz; and their three children, John P. (Carol) Swartz Jr., Pat Lanczak and Janet (Mark) Sobczak. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, John P. Swartz, Josette (Keith) Rang, Jalene Swartz, Andrea (Ryan) Howard, Allison Sobczak, Alana (Derrick) Parent, Kenny (Patrice) Lanczak and Ryan Lanczak; four great-grandchildren, Isaiah Vance, Landon Lanczak, Tanner Lanczak and Haley Parent; one step-granddaughter, Jamie (Bill) LaLonde; one step-great-grandson, Mitchell LaLonde; one sister, Ann Twite; also several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was also predeceased by her stepmother, Florence Beaton.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Standish. Inurnment will be in the Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Cemetery, Standish. Family will greet family and friends from 9 a.m. until time of Mass on Saturday, Nov. 18, at the church. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Lee-Ramsay Funeral Home Standish Chapel, Standish.


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Bob Kohn

My condolences to the family.

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