Evelyn Swan

Thursday, December 13, 2007

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Evelyn Swan, 93, of O'Fallon, Mo., formerly of Perryville, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at Garden View Care Center in O'Fallon.

She was born June 25, 1914, in Perry County, daughter of Herman C. and Bernice Zahner Kiefer. She and Raymond L. Swan were married April 14, 1932. He died March 11, 1974.

She was a former member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville, Daughters of Isabella and Senior Citizens.

Survivors include a son, Bill Swan of Florissant, Mo.; a daughter, Lindalee Riley of St. Charles, Mo.; two brothers, Everett Kiefer and Herman Kiefer Jr., both of Perryville; a sister, Eileen Kadavi of Perryville; 10 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, three brothers and two sisters.

Friends may call from 6:30 to 9 a.m. today at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville.

Funeral Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. today at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with the Rev. Milton Ryan officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

cq Young