WESTFIELD - Jackilyn "Jackie" M. Swanson, 69, of Westfield, died Tuesday (Feb. 12, 2013) peacefully at home with her family at her side.
She was born Nov. 29, 1943 in Bradford, Pa., the daughter of the late Wayne and Ellen Tenpas Murdock. Jackie had been a supervisor at Better Baked Foods in Westfield for 22 years. She loved her grandkids, and enjoyed sewing, reading and playing bingo.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Lawrence E. Swanson; two daughters, Rhonda Hancock and Kim Charette; one son, Lonnie Swanson; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Dale (Marla) Murdock; a sister, Lois "Corky" De Golier; and a sister-in-law, Jackie Murdock.
Jackilyn M. Swanson
She was preceded in death by her father, Wayne Murdock; her mother, Ellen Murdock Clute; grandson, Daniel Battin; one brother, Richard Murdock; two nieces, Ginger Murdock and Sheri Murdock.
The funeral service was held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 15 in the Freay Funeral Home in Mayville. Rev. William Leslie, chaplain with Hospice Chautauqua County, officiated. Burial was in the North Harmony Cemetery. The family received friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 14 in the funeral home.