Services for Kenneth L. (Curly)
Swan, 68, of Route 4, Caldwell, who died
in a Caldwell hospital after a short illness, will be
conducted at the Alsip Funeral Chapel at
3 pm Monday.
The Rev. Thomas J. Blackburn of the Community Christian Center
of Boise will officiate. Interment will be at Hillcrest
Cemetery on Karcher Road.
Mr. Swan was born Aug 30, 1902 in
Holyoke, Colo., and was reared in the Meridian area. He served
with the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I, and began work
for Morrison-Knudsen Construction Co., in 1920. He worked for
the firm for 48 years prior to his retirement in 1968, and
worked in all parts of the United States and in many overseas
locations, primarily in the construction of dams. He married
Hazel V. Johnson, Feb 5, 1944, in Arkansas. They have lived in
Caldwell since his retirement.
He was a member
of the Appaloosa Horse Club.
addition to Mrs. Swan are four daughters, Mrs. Fern Whitney of
Santa Clara, Calif., Mrs. Emma Jean Major of Pendleton, Ore.,
Mrs. Betty Jo Morgan of Kalispell, Mont., and Mrs. Hazel Marie
Jackson of Portland; two brothers, Don F. Swan of Long Beach,
Wash., and Paul O. Swan of Caldwell; two sisters, Mrs. Mildren
George and Mrs. Betty Gordon, both of Boise; 11 grandchildren
and six great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a