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In Memory of

Richard E. Swin

May 15, 1923 - November 23, 2016

Obituary


Richard E. Swin Sr. age 93, U.S. Army Vet. WWII. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn (nee Marozas) and the late Cecilia (nee Turcotte). Loving father of Rikki, Janet (Roy) Rivett and Jennifer (Bob) McMurtry. Proud grandfather to Kirsten Swin, Melinda (Chuck) Wold, Erin (Andrew) Catton, Matthew Foster and Taylor McMurtry. Cherished great grandfather to Charlie, Lucas, Lizzie, Cody, Emily, Whittaker and Gwyneth. Dear brother of Emilie Traver and the late Alice Nyquist. Richard, a self made man, entrepreneur and inventor founded Tec Air, Inc. in 1965 which is still in operation today. Richard enjoyed...

Richard E. Swin Sr. age 93, U.S. Army Vet. WWII. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn (nee Marozas) and the late Cecilia (nee Turcotte). Loving father of Rikki, Janet (Roy) Rivett and Jennifer (Bob) McMurtry. Proud grandfather to Kirsten Swin, Melinda (Chuck) Wold, Erin (Andrew) Catton, Matthew Foster and Taylor McMurtry. Cherished great grandfather to Charlie, Lucas, Lizzie, Cody, Emily, Whittaker and Gwyneth. Dear brother of Emilie Traver and the late Alice Nyquist. Richard, a self made man, entrepreneur and inventor founded Tec Air, Inc. in 1965 which is still in operation today. Richard enjoyed years of retirement in Naples, Florida where he served as commander of the Naples Power Squadron. During his final years Richard returned to his hometown of Chicago. In lieu of flowers donations to the Alzheimer's Association 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Suite 800 Chicago, Il. 60631 would be greatly appreciated by Richards family.