Dolores Ann Swanson

Born: Tuesday, February 18, 1930
Passed: Saturday, August 26, 2017

Graveside Service:
8/31/2017 | 1:00 PM -
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery 


Dolores A. Swanson, 87, of Rockford, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017. She was born on February 18, 1930 in Marion, IL, the daughter of Eric and Lula (Farmer) Lyerla. Dolores was a graduate of Bloom High School, Chicago Heights, class of 1948. She married Paul W. Swanson on October 2, 1954 in Chicago Heights, IL.
Dolores is survived by her husband; daughters, Katherine (Michael) Minnema, Edisto Beach, SC and Deborah Shipla, Godley, IL; grandchildren, Michael Minnema, Minneapolis, MN and Lisa Curtis, Minneapolis, MN; and seven great grandchildren.
Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 31, 2017 in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W. Hoff Road, Elwood, IL. Memorials may be made to Wesley Willows Good Samaritan Fund, 4141 N. Rockton Ave., Rockford, IL 61103.

Condolences & Shared Memories (1)

  1. Mary Jo Lance

    Paul, My daughters and I always enjoyed spending time with Dolores while visiting my mom, Katie, at Kirk's Place. We enjoyed getting to know you as well. Please accept our condolences on your loss.