FORT MYERS, FLA. Roy Swagger, 57, passed away at his home on Feb. 15, 2012.
Roy was born in Salem on Oct. 27, 1954.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy, at home; a son, Jason Griffith and his wife, Sandy; and three grandchildren, Zack, Haley and Wyatt.
Roy also leaves behind a brother, Robert Swagger and his wife, Robin, and their children, Meghan, Lacey and Billy.
A memorial benefit spaghetti dinner will be held on March 24, 2012, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the New Springfield VFW in New Springfield to aide his widow, Kathy, in deferring the funeral expenses incurred in Florida.
Local arrangements are being donated by the Terry A. Cunningham Funeral Home in Bessemer, Pa.
“God needed you...may you rest in peace cousin”
» Vicki Cannon on February 24, 2012
“You will be missed Roy!! You were so full of life--gone too soon.. God always calls on the best .. RIP Roy. As ever. Linda”
» Linda Baskey on February 25, 2012
“nothing i can say will take away the pain..but i will remember Roy as someone who was down to earth and honest and he really cared about his family. It deeply saddens me that he is gone...i hope his family can find comfort and know that he will never be forgotten.”
» diana gbur on February 26, 2012
“We all love and miss you Uncle Roy<3”
» Meghan on February 27, 2012
“we miss you uncle roy.! it would be amazing if they actually mentioned all the family he left behind and not just boob, robin, and kids. thats just messed up!”
» Carly Swagger on March 16, 2012