Edna Louise Saltzman Swinger, of Dexter, was born May 23, 1913, at Essex, Mo. She died on Oct. 16, 2011 in Edmond, Okla. at the age of 98. She was the daughter of Fred and Florence Saltzman.
On May 23, 1936, Edna married Welza Swinger and to this union three children were born, Welza Lynn Swinger, Annetta Louise Swinger Nelson and Earl Lee Swinger.
She is survived by one sister, Elnora Lawson of Flint, Mich.; her children, by six grandchildren: Leslie Rena Eoff, Marlene Gaye Gardner, Carl Bradley Nelson, Aaron Lynn Swinger, Lee Anne Swinger and Heidi Suzanne Duckworth; also by six great-grandchildren.
Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Fred Saltzman Jr., and one sister, Carrie Evelyn Hutchcraft.
Visitation will take place at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter, Mo. on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.
A memorial service will then be conducted at 11 a.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter, Mo.