Dennis D. Swearingen, 78
Kiester — Dennis D. Swearingen, age 78, of Kiester, died Thursday, July 7, 2011, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home, in Albert Lea.
Funeral Services were held July 11, 2011, at Grace United Methodist Church, in Kiester.
The Rev. Cherie Daniel officiated and burial was in Fairview Cemetery, north of Kiester. Military Honors were accorded by the Kiester American Legion Post.
Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells assisted the family with the arrangements.
Dennis is survived by his wife of 57 years, LaVonne Swearingen, of Kiester; daughter, Deborah (Claire) Bulawski, of Mankato; son, Brian Kelly Swearingen, of Kiester; four grandsons; three brothers, James (Bonnie) Swearingen, of Glenville, Dan (Kathy) Swearingen, of Thompson, Iowa, and Bill (Diane) Swearingen, of Thompson; and two sisters, Donna (Alfred) Mayland, of Rake, Iowa, and Sharon (Jammie) Lamb, of Scarville, Iowa.