Gordon Calay SwansonOctober 22, 1933 ~ December 30, 2018 (age 85)
Mr. Gordon Swanson of Melita, passed away at the Deloraine Health Centre on Sunday, December 30, 2018 at the age of 85.
He was predeceased by his wife, Joyce in 2010; parents, Carl & Ruth (Johnston) Swanson; two brothers, Arnold (Irene) and Ken; sister, Gloria (Herb) Taylor; brother-in-law, Earl Pryor; sister-in-law, Margaret (Armund) Caouette.
Gordon is survived by his two children, Carl (Karen) and Diane; best friend, Catherine Eisthen; (Catherine's family, Barb (Ian) Craven, Linda (Mike) Dean, and Terry (Linsay) Eisthen; three sisters, Arlene Masson, Laurie Swanson, and Marlys (Gary) Mitchel; brother-in-law, Gordon (Madelaine) Pryor; nieces and nephews, Mike (Roberta) Brown (Jace & Dylan), Joan Brown (Seth & Taylor), Murray (Shelia) Brown, Janet Maxwell, Dwayne (Karla) Swanson, Karen (George) Tanner, Carla Swanson, Laurissa (Aaron) Harkness.
A Funeral Service for Gordon took place at the Victoria United Church, Melita, MB on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 2:00pm. Reverend Barb Alston officiated with burial at the Melita Cemetery.
Donations may be given to the Taylor Renwick Sponsor a Minor Hockey Player Fund, Box 71, Napinka, MB R0M 1N0