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Dean J. Swim

I am a Veteran.Dean J. Swim
April 19, 1936 -  August 15, 2019

Dean J. Swim, age 83 of Winslow
Died Thursday, August 15, 2019 at the Norfolk Veterans Home

Dean was born in Springview, NE on April 19, 1936, to Gerald and Edith ‘Hahn’ Swim. He joined the Army while still in school, graduated from Keya Paha High School in Springview, then served during the Korean War. He married his high school sweetheart Bonnie L. Foster on September 30, 1956. For over 40 years he worked at various places including S & S Tire, Hooper Police Department, Dodge County Sheriff Department, Golden Sun Feeds, Nebraska Sports and finally Arms and Ammo.

He is survived by his Three daughters Rebecca(Dean) Hoge, Beth Beerbohm and Amy M Swim(Bret Burianek). Six grandchildren Kurt(Andrea) Hoge, Chris Beerbohm, Rachel (Nate) Stratton, Amanda (Kyle) Walton, Logan (Jacob) Kreikemeier, Connor (Samantha Rasmussen) Clark and Alexis Lewin and ten great grandchildren. Brother Duane (Phyllis) Swim and brother-in-law Roger (Diane) Foster.

Dean was preceded in death by his wife Bonnie June 4, 2018 a son Kyle and son-in-law Stanley Beerbohm.

Visitation will be Sunday, August 18 at Ludvigsen’s Scribner Funeral Chapel from 2pm to 6pm with the family present from 4pm to 6pm. The funeral will be 10:30am, Monday, August 19 at the funeral home in Scribner with the burial to follow in the Scribner Cemetery with Military Honors. Memorials are suggested to the Fremont Area Alzheimer’s Collaboration (In care of the Fremont Community Foundation).

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