Steve is now here.
Swanson Heritage mourns the recent loss of Steven George Swanson (video).
Steve was born in Boise, ID (while dad was stationed at Mt. Home AFB) on Oct. 7, 1961. He leaves his mother, Matilda (Perez) Warner and her husband Myron. A. Warner II of
Montague, MA, his father George E. Swanson and wife Nancy of Bronson, FL. He is pre-deceased by his sister Joann M. Swanson. He also leaves his brothers Gary D.
Swanson, Sr. of Stratham, NH, Michael D. Swanson of Athol, MA, Allen M. Warner of West Marlboro, VT, Myron A. Warner III of Bangor, ME and Marc Warner, also of
Maine and all their families. He leaves three grandchildren: Shayleigh, Kaylie and Braeden. Steven also leaves his girlfriend Sue Herkner Randall.
Steve attended Franklin County Technical School and graduated in 1980 with a major in Computer Science. Soon after, he joined the Marines, serving 6 years and being honarbly discharged as a Crypto Tech Supervisor/Radio. While stationed in Homestead, FL, he met Tammy Smith and married her. Steve and Tammy had two sons, Joshua and Ryan. Later, with his long-time companion Dianne Tenanes of South Deerfield, MA, his son Corey Tenanes, currently graduating from Bryant College, was born.
Steve was working for Tighitco at a facility in San Luis Potosí, SLP, México as a Technical Engineer where he passed away suddenly on May 1, 2012.
He leaves behind many cousins, aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews, many friends and co-workers.
Steve and Sue – Image courtesy Natural Images by Allie.
Steve’s Services commence at 11:00AM, Thursday, May 17, 2012 at McCarthy Funeral Homes at 36 Bank Row, Greenfield MA. Visiting hours will take place until approximately 12:15PM (please be prompt) followed by travel to Mass Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1390 Main Street, Agawam, MA 01001 (413) 821-9500. The funeral will begin in the Chapel promptly at 2PM, with a military salute and burial to proceed thereafter. Please call with any questions 603-583-3777.
Please visit McCarthy Funeral for the latest information on upcoming services.
McCarthy Funeral Home:
View Larger Map
Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery: