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Sheridan County Obituaries

Carrie May Nelson Swinyer

Sheridan (Wyo.) Press Tuesday, December 27, 1960


Carrie May Swinyer, 85, a resident of the Sheridan community 55 years, died at Sheridan County Memorial hospital Monday.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Champion's with the Rev. L. J. Stevenson officiating. Burial will be in the Sheridan municipal cemetery.

Mrs. Swinyer was born Sept. 25, 1875, in Huntsville, Neb., and lived here at 192 North Main street. Before moving to the local community 55 years ago, she had resided in Kearney, Neb. Her husband, Everett, preceded her in death.

She is survived by four daughters, Mrs, Nancy Smith, Mrs. Ruth Fladaboe, Mrs. Edna Cotton and Mrs. Dorothy Pedula, all of Sheridan, and one son, Ernest Swinyer, also of Sheridan. One Daughter, Mrs Ruby Bond, preceded her in death. She is also survived by 20 grandchildren and 32 great grandchildren. 

Everett J. Swinyer

Sheridan Press Wednesday June 30, 1952

Long-Time Resident Dies
Everett J. Swinyer, 79, of Sheridan, died Tuesday at Memorial hospital. A retired Burlington railroad employee, he had resided in the Sheridan area 45 years.

He was born in Burlington, Vt., March 20, 1872, He was married to  Carrie M. Nelson June 1, 1897, in Gibbon, Neb., and lived in Baker, Ore., before moving to Sheridan.

Mr. Swinyer is survived by the  widow, four daughters, Mrs. Edna Cotton, Mrs. Macy Smith, Mrs. Ruth Smith and Mrs Dorothy Pedula; two brothers, Abraham Swinyer, Kearney, Neb., 20 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p. m., from Champion's Funeral home.